Word Study
Index
: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
[2x]
: S S- S. S/ Sa Sb Sc Sd Se Sf Sg Sh Si Sj Sk Sl Sm Sn So Sp Sq Sr Ss St Su Sv Sw Sy Sz
skipjack tuna | skipper | skippet | skipping rope | skippingly | skirl | skirlcock | skirlcrake | skirling | skirmish | skirmisher

skirl

 : 
Noun, Verb (usu participle)

CIDE DICTIONARY

skirlv. t. & i. [Of Scand. origin, and originally the same word as E. shrill.].
     To utter in a shrill tone; to scream.  [1913 Webster]
skirln. 
     A shrill cry or sound.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

skirl, n. & v.
--n. the shrill sound characteristic of bagpipes.
--v.intr. make a skirl.

Etymology
prob. Scand.: ult. imit.

For further exploring for "skirl" in Webster Dictionary Online


TIP #04: Try using range (OT and NT) to better focus your searches. [ALL]
created in 0.19 seconds
powered by bible.org