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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Carol  \Car"ol\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Caroled},  or  {Carolled};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Caroling},  or  {Carolling}.] 
  1.  To  praise  or  celebrate  in  song. 
 
  The  Shepherds  at  their  festivals  Carol  her  goodness. 
  --Milton. 
 
  2.  To  sing,  especially  with  joyful  notes. 
 
  Hovering  swans  .  .  .  carol  sounds  harmonious. 
  --Prior. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Caroling  \Car"ol*ing\,  n. 
  A  song  of  joy  or  devotion;  a  singing,  as  of  carols. 
  --Coleridge. 
 
  Such  heavenly  notes  and  carolings.  --Spenser. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  caroling 
  n  :  singing  joyful  religious  songs  (especially  at  Christmas) 




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