New English-Irish Dictionary
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chant

1. noun phrase repeated by crowd2. noun repetitive traditional song3. noun MUS short sung passage or psalm4. noun MUS style of music5. verb repeat phrase6. verb sing or intone phrase in ritual7. verb MUS sing or intone sacred text 1 noun phrase repeated by crowdgáir fem2  c m urosc masc1  c m ufootball chants gártha lucht peile 2 noun repetitive traditional songcantaireacht fem3  c m udord masc1  c m u
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3 noun MUS short sung passage or psalmcantaireacht fem3  c m u 4 noun MUS style of musiccantaireacht fem3  c m u 5 verb repeat phrase
INTRANSITIVEbheith ag gárthachrosc a chanadhthe crowd began to chant d'ardaigh na gártha ón slua, thosaigh an slua ag gárthach
TRANSITIVEabair verb  c m ucan verb  c m uscairt amach  c m uthe crowd chanted my name bhí an slua ag scairteadh amach m'ainm
6 verb sing or intone phrase in ritual
INTRANSITIVEbheith ag cantaireacht
TRANSITIVEcan verb  c m u
7 verb MUS sing or intone sacred text TRANSITIVEcan verb  c m u