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Noun: song  sóng
  1. A short musical composition with words
    "a successful musical must have at least three good songs";
    - vocal
     
  2. A distinctive or characteristic sound
    "the song of bullets was in the air"; "the song of the wind"; "the wheels sang their song as the train rocketed ahead"
     
  3. The act of singing
    "with a shout and a song they marched up to the gates";
    - strain
     
  4. The characteristic sound produced by a bird
    "a bird will not learn its song unless it hears it at an early age";
    - birdcall, call, birdsong
     
  5. A very small sum
    "he bought it for a song"
Noun: Song
  1. The imperial dynasty of China from 960 to 1279; noted for art and literature and philosophy
    - Sung, Sung dynasty, Song dynasty

Derived forms: songs

Type of: animal communication, bargain, buy, composition, dynasty, musical composition, opus, piece, piece of music, snip [Brit], sound, steal, vocal music

Encyclopedia: Song, Nigeria