Carolled
Carol Car"ol, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Caroled}, or {Carolled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Caroling}, or {Carolling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To praise or celebrate in song. [1913 Webster]

The Shepherds at their festivals Carol her goodness. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

2. To sing, especially with joyful notes. [1913 Webster]

Hovering swans . . . carol sounds harmonious. --Prior. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • carolled — car·ol || kærÉ™l n. song of praise, song of joy v. sing; sing Christmas carols; praise and glorify in song …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carolled — past of carol …   Useful english dictionary

  • carol — car|ol1 [ˈkærəl] n also Christmas carol [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: carol circular dance with singing (13 17 centuries), from Old French carole, probably from Late Latin choraula song for a group of singers , from Greek, from choros ( CHORUS1) +… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • carol — /ˈkærəl / (say karuhl) noun 1. a song, especially of joy. 2. a Christmas song or hymn. 3. Obsolete a kind of circular dance. –verb (carolled or, US, caroled, carolling or, US, caroling) – …   Australian English dictionary

  • car|ol — «KAR uhl», noun, verb, oled, ol|ing, or (especially British) olled, ol|ling. –n. 1. a hymn of joy, especially one sung at Christmas. 2. a song of joy: »He heard the birds their morning carols sing ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carol — Car ol, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Caroled}, or {Carolled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Caroling}, or {Carolling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To praise or celebrate in song. [1913 Webster] The Shepherds at their festivals Carol her goodness. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Caroled — Carol Car ol, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Caroled}, or {Carolled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Caroling}, or {Carolling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To praise or celebrate in song. [1913 Webster] The Shepherds at their festivals Carol her goodness. Milton. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Caroling — Carol Car ol, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Caroled}, or {Carolled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Caroling}, or {Carolling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To praise or celebrate in song. [1913 Webster] The Shepherds at their festivals Carol her goodness. Milton. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carolling — Carol Car ol, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Caroled}, or {Carolled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Caroling}, or {Carolling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To praise or celebrate in song. [1913 Webster] The Shepherds at their festivals Carol her goodness. Milton. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • carol — caroler; esp. Brit., caroller, n. /kar euhl/, n., v., caroled, caroling or (esp. Brit.) carolled, carolling. n. 1. a song, esp. of joy. 2. a Christmas song or hymn. 3. a seat in a bay window or oriel. 4. a compartment in a cloister, similar t …   Universalium

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