skirl


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the sound of (the chanter of) a bagpipe

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make a shrill, wailing sound

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play the bagpipes

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To the skirl of bagpipes she walked through a guard of honour of Gurkhas to the steps of the Royal Courts of Justice in London.
Are we punters going to take to the streets and swing to the skirl of the pipes?
Skirl and haircare battles for dominance against dental care in the health, beauty and baby category with Johnson & Johnson, Colgate and Macleans dominating the group.
Toyota's Highlander and the Lexus RX 400h are cousins under the skirl.
Doreen Howard was named senior technical service supervisor, responsible for formulators of skirl and sun care products.
I was attracted to the skirl,'' he said, referring to the instrument's highest, piercing tones.
Dominated by rhythm, enhanced by the skirl of pipes, flavored with enchanting vocals and wrapped in the warmth of their country, the music represents ages in Scotland's history, from the Picts through the Jacobites and on to Modern Day.
They believe the skirl of the pipes will put the wind up the Croats as Craig Brown's boys bid to qualify for Japan and South Korea next year.
as a morose Madonna and her gloomy groom Guy Ritchie leave Scotland with more of a scowl than a skirl of the pipes.
Skirl Siegfried, manufacturing projects manager at Bosch Security Systems Ltd.
Glasgow once again reeled to the skirl of the pipes yesterday at the start of the World Pipe Band Championships.
Peters is cut from similar musical cloth and there's a determined drive to show it's business as usual, with a skirl of pipe-like guitars and tumbling drums on opening brace In A Broken Promise Lane, The Journey and After The Flood.
A skirl of pipes heralded the ceremonious entry of a broad platter of what looked like a bag-pudding in a steaming pool of gravy.
This is gentle, warm music with loads of space in it, in which Yates can trill and skirl his decorations on the track Snowdonia/Sail The Sky, and the band can explore some flamenco sketches on Izabella's Dream.
The bride wore a Marisa couture gown featuring layers of silk organza over silk satin complemented by hand-applied Alercon lace placed throughout the bodice and top of the trumpet skirl The modified sweetheart neckline gave way to a princess-seamed bodice that flowed into a court train.