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Meaning & Definition of Trill in English

English

Trill

/trɪl/

noun

1. A note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it

    synonym:
  • trill
  • ,
  • shake

2. The articulation of a consonant (especially the consonant `r') with a rapid flutter of the tongue against the palate or uvula

  • "He pronounced his r's with a distinct trill"
    synonym:
  • trill

verb

1. Pronounce with a trill, of the phoneme `r'

  • "Some speakers trill their r's"
    synonym:
  • trill

2. Sing or play with trills, alternating with the half note above or below

    synonym:
  • warble
  • ,
  • trill
  • ,
  • quaver