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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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