Definition of 'lilt'
Example sentences containing 'lilt'
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There is a refinement of features and an almost plaintive lilt to the voice. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A gentle lilt greeted me and offered to help. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I loved the lilt of his voice. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He does so with a gentle lilt, muffled by his five-day growth. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But his talk is tough, if softened by a lilting Scottish accent. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Used Occasionally. lilt is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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