Say and Sing


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Say verb – To express (a thought or emotion) in words.
Sing and say are semantically related In some cases you can use "Sing" instead a verb "Say".
Nearby Word: saying
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Sing verb – To produce musical sounds with the voice.
Say and sing are semantically related in speech topic. Sometimes you can use "Say" instead a verb "Sing", if it concerns topics such as speak.
Nearby Words: singing, singer, singe, singed, singable
Synonyms for Sing

Common collocations

phrase say phrase sing phrase
part say part sing part
word say word sing word
number say number sing number
Other nouns: line, time, way, words, nothing, times, lines.
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