From the Origin:
1635–45; < It trillo quaver or warble in singing ≪
Gmc; cf. D give trillen to vibrate, late ME trillen to shake or rock (something)
verb (used with object)

1. to sing or play with a vibratory or quavering effect.

2. Phonetics. to produce (a sound) with a trill.

3. (of birds, insects, etc.) to sing or utter in a succession of rapidly alternating sounds.

verb (used without object)

4. to resound vibrantly, or with a rapid succession of sounds, as the voice, song, or laughter.

5. to utter or make a sound or succession of sounds resembling such singing, as a bird, frog, grasshopper, or person laughing.

6. to execute a shake or trill with the voice or on a musical instrument.

7. Phonetics. to execute a trill, esp. with the tongue, as while singing, talking, or whistling.


8. the act or sound of trilling.

9. Music. a rapid alternation of two adjacent tones; a shake.

10. a similar sound, or succession of sounds, uttered or made by a bird, an insect, a person laughing, etc.

11. Phonetics.
a. a sequence of repetitive, rapid, vibratory movements produced in any free articulator or membrane by a rush of air expelled from the lungs and often causing a corresponding sequence of contacts between the vibrating articulator and another organ or surface.

b. a speech sound produced by such a trill.
’if we can discover the meaning in the trilling of a frog,
perhaps we may understand why it is for us not merely noise but a song of poetry and emotion.’

adrian forsyth
by citypix November 11, 2009
cool or awsome
I think the monk marthon is trill.
by trillsta March 14, 2009
Equal to the meanings of radical, gnarly, grand, or cool.
DANG, that Jared Paul is preeeetttyyy trill, if i do say so myself.
by gencap March 08, 2007
ghetto as hell;not giving a fuck
that nigga over there is trill as hell for fuckin with shawty like dat!
by thathotfreshnigga October 05, 2009
To get drunk/tipsy
by Hesty November 05, 2008
to not understand how outrageously inappropriate, taboo, and hilarious one is.
that girl is Trilling too hard
by da rey October 09, 2008
When a person, place or thing is a mix between tight and real. A description word that describes something that you like.
Friend 1: "Yo man, I watched LeBron James score 40 points last night.

Friend 2: "He's trill."
by Melvin Sneed January 18, 2008
Having, or experiencing the euphoric feeling of, sex with the sky/universe. Feeling totally connected to everything; Basically awesomeness captured and bottled with all things cool and then released into your bloodstream.
We're just straight up trillin on blunt rock.
by Trillen McTriller December 26, 2007

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