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Definition of Descanting

Descanting
Descant Des*cant" (d[e^]s*k[a^]nt"), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Descanted; p. pr. & vb. n. Descanting.] [From descant; n.; or directly fr. OF. descanter, deschanter; L. dis- + cantare to sing.] 1. To sing a variation or accomplishment. 2. To comment freely; to discourse with fullness and particularity; to discourse at large. A virtuous man should be pleased to find people descanting on his actions. --Addison.

Meaning of Descanting from wikipedia

- A descant, discant (discant), or discantus is any of several different things in music, depending on the period in question; etymologically, the word...
- Necroticism: Descanting the Insalubrious - Carc**** at AllMusic Russell, Xavier (26 October 1991). "Carc**** 'Necroticism – Descanting the Insalubrious'"...
- Grind and the limited edition 2008 dualdisc reissue of NecroticismDescanting the Insalubrious. It also appears on Wake up and Smell the... Carc****...
- two-disc Live album captures this, with a highlight being Arnold McCuller's descants in the codas of "Shower the People" and "I Will Follow". He provided a...
- Descant (1970 – 2015) was a quarterly literary magazine that published new and established contemporary writers and visual artists from Canada and around...
- taken from Tools of the Trade. Tracks 6–7 are taken from NecroticismDescanting the Insalubrious. Tracks 8–10 are taken from Heartwork. Tracks 11–12 are...
- Vanderpump Adopt Max? You Asked, We Answer!". WetPaint.com. 18 February 2013. Descant, Skip (30 July 2014). "Lisa Vanderpump joins Palm Springs Walk of Stars"...
- eponymous short story by Robert Coover in his 1969 collection Pricksongs and Descants. In 1996, she starred in the direct-to-video thriller True Crime as a Catholic...
- "Jeannie Needs a Shooter" and the ballad "Empty-Handed Heart" featuring a descant sung by Linda Ronstadt, which dealt with Zevon's divorce from his wife...
- music - Degenerate music - Degree (music) - Delta scale - Derived row - Descant - Descending tetrachord - Deutsch's scale illusion - Diapason - Diaschisma...
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