tra-la

\ trəˈlä, (ˈ)trä¦lä \
variants: or tra-la-la \ ¦trälə¦lä \ or less commonly tralira \ ¦trälə¦rä \

Definition of tra-la

used to suggest gaiety, lightheartedness, or playful derision especially in song

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History and Etymology for tra-la

origin unknown

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“Tra-la.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tra-la. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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