noun. ['ˈlɪlt'] a jaunty rhythm in music.
Rhymes with Lilt
verb. ['ˈlɪlt'] articulate in a very careful and rhythmic way.
- sound out
Sentences with lilt
1. Noun, singular or mass
Even a happy lilt to the voice, as many women adopt when speaking to felines, produces a happy reaction from the cat.
2. Verb, base form
Not too strong -- you don’t want to further damage them -- but strong enough to cause the plant to lilt a little when hit by the stream of water.