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Similar words: gilt · hilt · jilt · kilt · lift · lily · lint · list · lit · silt
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lilt

1 noun of voicetuin chainteceol masc1  c m uthe driver replied with a Scottish lilt d'fhreagair an tiománaí le tuin Albanachher voice had a lilt to it bhí ceol ina guth 2 noun MUS rhythmrithim fem2  c m uéirí masc4  c m u 3 verb speak etc with a lilt INTRANSITIVEbheith ag ceolhis voice lilted as he spoke bhí ceol ina ghuth agus é ag caint 4 verb in traditional music
INTRANSITIVEport béil a chasadhbheith ag portaireacht
TRANSITIVEhe lilted a hornpipe chas sé cornphíopa ag portaireacht

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