how to pronounce twill


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twill is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of twill


  1. A cloth or portion of cloth woven in such a pattern.
  2. A pattern, characterised by diagonal ridges, created by the regular interlacing of threads of the warp and weft during weaving.


  1. To weave (cloth, etc.) so as to produce the appearance of diagonal lines or ribs on the surface.

twill frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word twill occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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