Descant and Hum


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

Hum and descant are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Hum" instead a verb "Descant".

Nearby Word: descanting


Hum verb - To be copiously supplied.

Descant and hum are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Descant" instead a verb "Hum".
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Hum or Descant. 2016. Accessed August 08, 2022.
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