Chant and Descant

Chant

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Chant verb – To produce musical sounds with the voice.
Usage example: monks chanting fervently at matins

Descant is a synonym for chant in sing topic. In some cases you can use "Descant" instead the word "Chant" as a verb or a noun. popular alternative
Nearby Words: chanted, chanter, chanting, chantry, chantage
Synonyms for Chant

Descant

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Descant verb – To produce musical sounds with the voice.
Usage example: the soprano descanted above the melody line

Chant is a synonym for descant. You can use "Chant" instead the word "Descant" as a verb or a noun. popular alternative
Nearby Word: descanting
Synonyms for Descant
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Descant and Chant. (2016). Retrieved 2022, May 22, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/chant/descant
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