Chant verb - To utter in musical or drawn out tones.
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Synonyms for Chant
Hymn is a synonym for chant in song topic. In some cases you can use "Hymn" instead the word "Chant" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like wait, chorus of song, Christmas carol. popular alternative
Hymn verb - To proclaim the glory of.
Usage example: during the honeymoon following the inauguration, newspaper articles seemed to hymn the president's every move
Chant is a synonym for hymn in religious song topic. You can use "Chant" instead the word "Hymn" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as song, Christmas carol. popular alternative
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- It should be noted the song is a standard chant of the Ecclesiarchy shock troops, and in context is really closer to an ecclesiastical 'jody call'- a morale raising hymn as opposed to impromptu singing.
Source: Music for Courage
- The hymn sung on the barricade has chords and a melody that suspiciously sound at times like the "Chant des Partisans", the hymn of the French Resistance during WWII.
Source: Film / Les Misérables (2012)
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