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LILT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does lilt mean? 

LILT (noun)
  The noun LILT has 1 sense:

1. a jaunty rhythm in music

  Familiarity information: LILT used as a noun is very rare.


LILT (verb)
  The verb LILT has 1 sense:

1. articulate in a very careful and rhythmic way

  Familiarity information: LILT used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


LILT (noun)


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Meaning:

A jaunty rhythm in music

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

lilt; swing

Hypernyms ("lilt" is a kind of...):

rhythmicity (the rhythmic property imparted by the accents and relative durations of notes in a piece of music)


LILT (verb)


Sense 1lilt [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Articulate in a very careful and rhythmic way

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Hypernyms (to "lilt" is one way to...):

articulate; enounce; enunciate; pronounce; say; sound out (speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


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