Definitions For Trill


  • A note that alternates rapidly with another note a semitone above it
  • The articulation of a consonant (especially the consonant r') with a rapid flutter of the tongue against the palate or uvula
  • The sound of going quickly back and forth many times between two musical notes that are close to each other
  • A quick high sound that is repeated


  • Sing or play with trills, alternating with the half note above or below
  • Pronounce with a trill, of the phoneme r'

Is Trill a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Trill is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Trill in a Sentence

  • She pronounces her r's with a trill.
  • The trill of the bird

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