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  • IFA /tɹɪl/ 


  1. trilo
  1. music A rapid alternation between an indicated note and the one above it, in musical notation usually indicated with the letters tr written above the staff.
  2. phonetics A type of consonantal sound that is produced by vibrations of the tongue against the place of articulation, for example, Spanish rr.
Derived terms
  1. intransitive To create a trill sound; to utter trills or a trill; to play or sing in tremulous vibrations of sound; to have a trembling sound; to quaver.
    • Dryden
      To judge of trilling notes and tripping feet.
  2. transitive To impart the quality of a trill to; to utter as, or with, a trill.
    to trill a note, or the letter r
    • Thomson
      The sober-suited songstress trills her lay.
  3. intransitive ; obsolete To trickle.
    • Ŝablono:RQ:Flr Mntgn Essays, II.30:
      I come now from seeing of a shepheard at Medoc [] who had no signe at all of genitorie parts: But where they should be, are three little holes, by which his water doth continually tril from him.
    • Shakespeare
      And now and then an ample tear trilled down / Her delicate cheek.
    • Glover
      Whispered sounds / Of waters, trilling from the riven stone.
Derived terms




  1. whim, tantrum, bizarre fantasy

Norwegian Bokmål

  1. form of|imperative|trille