HyperDic: cantillate

English > 1 sense of the word cantillate:
VERBcommunicationcantillate, chant, intone, intonaterecite with musical intonation
English > cantillate: 1 sense > verb 1, communication
Meaningrecite with musical intonation; recite as a chant or a psalm.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
ModelThey will cantillate the duet
Synonymschant, intone, intonate
Narrowersingsongspeak, chant, or declaim in a singsong
Broadersingproduce tones with the voice
Spanishcantar, entonar, salmodiar
Catalancantar, entonar, salmejar, salmodiar
Nounscantillationliturgical chanting

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