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tirl

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verb \ˈtərl\

Definition of tirl

chiefly Scottish

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to make a rattling sound (as with a door latch)

  3. transitive verb
  4. chiefly Scottish :  twirl



Origin and Etymology of tirl

alteration of 1trill


First Known Use: circa 1550

Rhymes with tirl


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