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lilt

noun [S] uk   /lɪlt/ us  
a gentle and pleasant rising and falling sound in a person's voice: He's got that lovely Irish lilt in his voice.
Translations of “lilt”
in Spanish melodía, ritmo…
in French rythme, cadence…
in German fröhliche Weise…
in Chinese (Traditional) (嗓音的)抑揚頓挫…
in Chinese (Simplified) (嗓音的)抑扬顿挫…
(Definition of lilt from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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