verb make a shrill, wailing sound
verb play the bagpipes
- A shrill cry or sound; a crying shrilly; a skirl. Prov. Eng. & Scot.
Sir W. Scott.
When the skirling of the pipes cleft the air his cold eyes softened.
Mrs. J. H. Ewing.
- (Zoöl.) A small trout or salmon; -- a name used loosely. Prov. Eng.
Sharpen your Skills with the Masters
"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."
-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.
Fear not the Adverb Hell!