Trillo

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Trillo (Mus) A trill or shake. See Trill.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n trillo A trade-name for the ‘beard’ which covers valonia, the acorn-cups of Quercus Ægilops. This beard, which is easily separated in handling, is richer in tannin than the cup itself. See valonia.
    • n trillo Same as trill.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
It. See Trill

Usage

In literature:

He talks with a trillo, and gives his words a double relish.
"Character Writings of the 17th Century" by Various
Two other excellent portraits are those of her teacher, Espalter, and General Trillo.
"Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D." by Clara Erskine Clement
Of her singing he thought nothing at all; there was no such thing as a trillo in it all.
"The Serapion Brethren." by Ernst Theordor Wilhelm Hoffmann
You are i' th' right on't, Trillo.
"A Select Collection of Old English Plays" by Robert Dodsley
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In news:

Warm days and wildlife on your doorstep make Kenya's capital an appealing place in which to escape winter, says Richard Trillo.
John DePetro Show Trillo talks about Governor Chafee.
John DePetro Show Trillo Talks about Pension reform.
Manny Trillo (1981 NLDS, No.
(L-r) Ricardo Trillos, Sally Villalba, Vince Flor, Gloria Burns.
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