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  Words related to trill

Related / Similar Words: shake, warble, quaver

 

Definition:
  • a note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it;
  • sing or play with trills, alternating with the half note above or below;
  • pronounce with a trill, of the phoneme `r''; "Some speakers trill their r''s";

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    Derivational Morphology: warble, quaver, eighth note, shake, warbler

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 顫音   Finnish: tremulantti  
    French: consonne roulée   German: Vibrant  
    Hebrew: עיצורים מורעדים   Icelandic: sveifluhljóð  
    Italian: consonante vibrante   Japanese: ふるえ音  
    Korean: 전동음   Polish: spółgłoska drżąca  
    Romanian: consoană vibrantă   Swedish: tremulant  
     
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