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Quotes of sung

  1. She danced a jig, she sung a song that took my heart away. – William Allingham
  2. I feel I have had a very interesting life, but I am rather hoping there is still more to come. I still haven't captained the England cricket team, or sung at Carnegie Hall! – Jeffrey Archer
  3. I had a lot of coaching for the movie and no, I have never sung professionally before. – Christopher Atkins
  4. I have sung to large crowds since then, and there is a feeling that once you get over 100, 000 people, you kind of lose the control element, you don't know if you are really getting through or not. – Joe Cocker
  5. I stopped caring so much about what people might think if I sung about love and humanity. – Wayne Coyne
  6. Sonnets are guys writing in English, imitating an Italian song form. It was a form definitely sung as often as it was recited. – Steve Earle
  7. I've had a wordless phase, and that's still not entirely over: what I sing is not always literally meant that way, and you can hear that in the way it is sung – Beth Gibbons
  8. 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
  9. I've taught Sunday school, I've sung in the choir, I directed a choir. – Elizabeth Moon
  10. The fat lady hasn't sung yet. We'll wait until we get a look at what is in the motion passed on third reading. – Bobby Orr
  11. When Ulysses hears his own story sung by an epic poet and then he reveals his identity and the poet wants to continue singing, Ulysses isn't interested any longer. That's very astonishing. – Raymond Queneau
  12. Sometimes I think the choir gets a little ticked with me because I haven't sung in a long time and I can sing. – Della Reese

Usage examples for sung

  1. At the close of the reading I was once more called upon to repeat some of the songs that I had sung for them. – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  2. So to the 'Change and home to dinner, and so to my office till 5 o'clock, and then came Mr. Hill and Andrews, and we sung an houre or two. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  3. Then a hymn was sung and the lid placed on the coffin. – Dame Care by Hermann Sudermann
  4. " Come on," sung out the latter. – A Frontier Mystery by Bertram Mitford
  5. " It's the kid she sung to," added the mother; " the one the paper told about." – Polly of the Hospital Staff by Emma C. Dowd
  6. In negro fashion, they had set it to music; and very well it sounded, when sung from the heart. – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  7. Their voices were very sweet, but when they had sung that verse twice over, I did not want to hear it again. – The Fairies and the Christmas Child by Lilian Gask
  8. Then he sung out for me. – The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson
  9. It was the one they all had sung during the ring dance. – Invisible Links by Selma Lagerlof
  10. And not unwilling to listen to a repetition of the former song, or to another sung by the same singer. – The Beetle A Mystery by Richard Marsh
  11. So let it be sung they easily show That you are yourself by my sorrow oppressed. – Early Plays Catiline, The Warrior's Barrow, Olaf Liljekrans by Henrik Ibsen
  12. Then he went on to describe how, while they were having dinner, a man with a hurdy- gurdy had come into the yard with a little girl, who had danced and sung to the music. – The Cook's Wedding and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  13. And " from London immediately to Hillsboro" he had written in words that fairly sung themselves off the paper. – The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Daviess
  14. " The audience," observed Lord Rockminster, who, at a little distance, was lying back in a garden- chair, smoking a cigarette-" the audience would distinctly prefer to have the song sung – Prince Fortunatus by William Black
  15. It was a beautiful Sunday morning, and the woman might have sung like a bird if men had been as kind to her as Nature. – Other Main-Travelled Roads by Hamlin Garland
  16. Or you wouldn't 'a' sung that there high- chin song. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  17. What was the song she sung there? – Marie by Laura E. Richards
  18. I caught the disease myself; I went to hear it sung – Cobb's Bill-of-Fare by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
  19. You have never sung it worse. – The Price She Paid by David Graham Phillips
  20. She has just sung – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton

Rhymes for sung