Meaning of trill in English
Definitions1. pronounce with a trill, of the phoneme `r'
- « Some speakers trill their r's »
- 2. sing or play with trills, alternating with the half note above or below
Etymologymid 17th century: from Italian trillo (noun), trillare (verb)
Definitions1. a note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it