Definition of chantant in English:

chantant

adjective

  • Of a piece or passage of music: that is in a singing style; reminiscent of vocal music; melodic, tuneful. Now rare.

Origin

Early 18th century (in an earlier sense). From French chantant, use as adjective of present participle of chanter to sing.

Pronunciation

chantant

/ˈtʃantənt//ˌʃɒnˈtɒ̃//ˈtʃɑːntənt/