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sang n : North American woodland herb similar to and used as substitute for the Chinese ginseng [syn: American ginseng, Panax quinquefolius]sing


1 deliver by singing; "Sing Christmas carols"
2 produce tones with the voice; "She was singing while she was cooking"; "My brother sings very well"
3 to make melodious sounds; "The nightingale was singing"
4 make a whining, ringing, or whistling sound; "the kettle was singing"; "the bullet sang past his ear" [syn: whistle]
5 divulge confidential information or secrets; "Be careful--his secretary talks" [syn: spill the beans, let the cat out of the bag, talk, tattle, blab, peach, babble, babble out, blab out] [ant: keep quiet] [also: sung, singing, sang]sang See sing

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