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Meaning of SKIRL

Pronunciation:  skurl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the sound of (the chanter of) a bagpipe
  2. [v]  play the bagpipes
  3. [v]  fly around, as of paper on the sidewalk, or clothes in a dryer, or rising smoke in the wind
  4. [v]  make a shrill, wailing sound, as of bagpipes
 

SKIRL is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: tumble, whirl, whirl around
 
 See Also: go, move, play, sound, sound

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Skirl\, v. t.& i. [Of Scand. origin, and originally the
    same word as E. shrill.]
    To utter in a shrill tone; to scream. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
    
    
  2. \Skirl\, n.
    A shrill cry or sound. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
    
    
 

 

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