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English noun: yodel

1. yodel (communication) a songlike cry in which the voice fluctuates rapidly between the normal voice and falsetto

Broader (hypernym)call, cry, outcry, shout, vociferation, yell

English verb: yodel

1. yodel (communication) sing by changing register; sing by yodeling

SamplesThe Austrians were yodeling in the mountains.

ExamplesThe birds yodel in the woods

Synonymsdescant, warble

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)sing

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