Descant and Song


Descant noun - A decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody.
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Synonyms for Descant

Song is a synonym for descant in music topic. In some cases you can use "Song" instead a noun "Descant", when it comes to topics like counterpoint.

Nearby Word: descanting


Song noun - A short musical composition for the human voice often with instrumental accompaniment.
Usage example: she sang a little-known song for the talent show

Descant is a synonym for song in music topic. You can use "Descant" instead a noun "Song".

Nearby Word: songful
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Song and Descant. (2016). Retrieved 2022, June 27, from
Descant & Song. N.p., 2016. Web. 27 Jun. 2022. <>.
Song or Descant. 2016. Accessed June 27, 2022.
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