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lilting

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adjective lilt·ing \ˈlil-tiŋ\

Definition of lilting

  1. 1 :  characterized by a rhythmical swing or cadence <a lilting stride>

  2. 2 :  cheerful, buoyant <a lilting comedy>

liltingly

play \-lē\ adverb

liltingness

noun


1800

First Known Use of lilting

1800


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