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1. trill

noun. ['ˈtrɪl'] a note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it.

Synonyms

  • tone
  • shake
  • musical note

Antonyms

  • voice
  • convict
  • acquit
  • qualify

Etymology

  • trillen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Trill

  • quenneville
  • gaitskill
  • pudwill
  • overbill
  • mcmil
  • mcdill
  • macdill
  • jabril
  • instill
  • grabill
  • goodwill
  • gambill
  • fulfill
  • downhill
  • distill
  • distil
  • courville
  • brizill
  • brazil
  • belleville
  • bastille
  • waddill
  • uphill
  • until
  • tamil
  • tallil
  • sunil
  • seville
  • refill
  • newill

Sentences with trill


1. Noun, singular or mass
It is popular today to hit every note on the musical scale and trill at length.

2. Verb, base form
Once he begins to trill, add recorded music to his playlist and he will likely enlarge his repertoire.

Quotes about trill


1. The caged bird sings with a fearful trill,of things unknown, but longed for still, and his tune is heard on the distant hill, for the caged bird sings of freedom.
- Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

2. trill

noun. ['ˈtrɪl'] the articulation of a consonant (especially the consonant `r') with a rapid flutter of the tongue against the palate or uvula.

Antonyms

  • written

Etymology

  • trillen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. trill

verb. ['ˈtrɪl'] sing or play with trills, alternating with the half note above or below.

Synonyms

  • quaver
  • sing

Antonyms

  • inarticulate
  • unarticulated
  • lack

Etymology

  • trillen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. trill

verb. ['ˈtrɪl'] pronounce with a trill, of the phoneme `r'.

Synonyms

  • articulate
  • enunciate
  • enounce
  • say
  • sound out

Antonyms

  • low status
  • hypotonicity
  • hypertonia
  • hypotonia

Etymology

  • trillen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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