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]

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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