noun. the imperial dynasty of China from 960 to 1279; noted for art and literature and philosophy.
- Sung dynasty
- Song dynasty
Rhymes with Sung
Sentences with sung
1. Verb, past participle
The actions on stage reflect the lyrics being sung in the song.
Rather than being sung, action will sometimes be spoken.
Quotes about sung
1. Along with a sense of humor, my songs have to be sincere, and they have to be sung from a position of inner conviction.
- Arlo Guthrie
2. I live again the days and evenings of my long career. I dream at night of operas and concerts in which I have had my share of success. Now like the old Irish minstrel, I have hung up my harp because my songs are all sung.
- John McCormack
3. When God had made The Man, he made him out of stuff that sung all the time and glittered all over. Some angels got jealous and chopped him into millions of pieces, but still he glittered and hummed. So they beat him down to nothing but sparks but each little spark had a shine and a song. So they covered each one over with mud. And the lonesomeness in the sparks make them hunt for one another.
- Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God