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shrill

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On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
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English

Etymology

Middle English shrille.

Pronunciation

Adjective

shrill (comparative shrill, superlative er)

Positive
shrill

Comparative
shrill

Superlative
er

  1. High-pitched and piercing.
  2. Sharp or keen to the senses.

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Verb

Infinitive
to shrill

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to shrill (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To make a shrill noise.

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