Sing and Weep


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Sing verb – To produce musical sounds with the voice.
Weep and sing are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Weep" instead a verb "Sing".
Nearby Words: singing, singer, singe, singed, singable
Synonyms for Sing


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Weep verb – To flow forth slowly through small openings.
Sing and weep are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Sing" instead a verb "Weep".
Nearby Words: weeping, weepy, weeper
Synonyms for Weep

Common collocations

times sing times weep times

Both words in one sentence

  • Make a-one man weep, make another man sing.
  • The Power of Love It makes one man weep, and another man sing.
  • In They Might Be Giants' "Weep Day", there are the lines "I didn't write the words you hear me singing \ I didn't sing the line before this one", which fits in perfectly with the Mind Screw self-contradiction of the rest of the lyrics.
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