adjective. characterized by a buoyant rhythm.
Example sentences of the word lilting
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
The incident in told in gentle language that acknowledges the lilting sadness of realizing a young child grows so quickly into an adult.
Only the males sing in a beautiful lilting voice.
3. Noun, singular or mass
When you finish a first draft, read your poem aloud to sense if it has a lilting, musical quality.