Definition of “lilting” - English Dictionary


“lilting” in American English

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us /ˈlɪl·tɪŋ/

(of a voice or a piece of music) rising and falling in a regular or rhythmic way:

"It’s about time you showed up," he says to Eddie in a lilting, teasing voice.

(Definition of “lilting” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)