Crooner vs Crooned - What's the difference?

crooner | crooned |


As a noun crooner

is one who croons; a singer, usually male, especially of popular music.

As a verb crooned is

(croon).

crooner

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who croons; a singer, usually male, especially of popular music.
  • My mom likes to listen to old crooners like Frank Sinatra and Tommy Dorsey.

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    * coroner English agent nouns

    crooned

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (croon)

  • croon

    English

    Verb

  • To hum or sing softly or in a sentimental manner.
  • * Charlotte Brontë
  • Hearing such stanzas crooned in her praise.
  • To soothe by singing softly.
  • * Charles Dickens
  • The fragment of the childish hymn with which he sung and crooned himself asleep.
  • (Scotland) To make a continuous hollow moan, as cattle do when in pain.
  • (Jamieson)

    Derived terms

    * crooner

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A soft or sentimental hum or song.
  • * {{quote-news
  • , year=2012 , date=June 26 , author=Genevieve Koski , title=Music: Reviews: Justin Bieber: Believe , work=The Onion AV Club citation , page= , passage=And really, Michael Jackson is a more fitting aspiration for the similarly sexless would-be-former teen heartthrob, who’s compared himself to the late King Of Pop (perhaps a bit prematurely) on several occasions and sings in a Jackson-like croon over a sample of “We’ve Got A Good Thing Going” on Believe’s “Die In Your Arms.” }}

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