- a monotonous rise and fall of tone, as in speaking
- speech, tones, etc. marked by this
- monotonous, stereotyped rhyme or rhythm in verse
- verse marked by this
- Brit. sing
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- Verse characterized by mechanical regularity of rhythm and rhyme.
- A monotonously rising and falling inflection of the voice.
- singˈsongˌy adjective