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Definitions of "Chant"


1. Chant (Verb)


English Translation

Chant


Definition

To sing or recite sacred prayers, hymns, or spiritual verses, often accompanied by drumming and rhythmic chanting


Example Sentences

Patois: Wi gather and chant praises to di Most High
English: We gather and chant praises to the Most High


Related Words

Babylon , Ball head , Blessed , Bobo dread ,



posted by anonymous on August 17, 2023


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2. Chant (Verb)


English Translation

Chant


Definition

To rhythmically speak or sing lyrics in a repetitive and melodic manner, often with spiritual or social messages


Example Sentences

Patois: Wi chant down Babylon with di power of reggae music
English: We chant down Babylon with the power of reggae music


Related Words

Babylon , Ball head , Blessed , Bobo dread ,



posted by anonymous on July 11, 2023



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