Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LILTING

So they tried, with Richard lifting the child lightly to the lilting tune.

His eyes brimmed with a lilting excitement and a vast anticipation.

But with my lilting love-song I won him, he-siren that I am.

It was answered by a lilting shout as men sprang to their feet.

How few of the present generation have ever heard of this "lilting," except in song.

There sounded a lilting melody, a-throb with the joy of life.

Was it not almost too much for children, this lilting announcement of mirth and beauty?

It was Tilly's voice, and it rang with the lilting tones of triumphant joy.

The birds, too, were lilting gayly on that perfect May morning.

Believe me, it sounded natural, even if you were just lilting.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.