Noun: troll trówl
Verb: troll trówl
- (Scandanavian folklore) a supernatural creature (either a dwarf or a giant) that is supposed to live in caves or in the mountains
- A partsong in which voices follow each other; one voice starts and others join in one after another until all are singing different parts of the song at the same time
"they enjoyed singing trolls";
- A fisherman's lure that is used in trolling
"he used a spinner as his troll"
- Angling by drawing a baited line through the water
- Someone who provokes or abuses others, esp. on the Internet
"Twitter trolls repeatedly accused her of letting the country down"
- Circulate, move around
- Cause to move round and round
"The child trolled her hoop"
- (music) sing the parts of (a round) in succession
- Angle with a hook and line drawn through the water
- Sing loudly and without inhibition
- Praise or celebrate in song
"All tongues shall troll you"
- Speak or recite rapidly or in a rolling voice
- Provoke or abuse others, esp. on the Internet
Derived forms: trolled, trolls, trolling
Type of: abuse, angle, angling, blackguard, circle, circulate, clapperclaw [archaic], fish lure, fisherman's lure, mouth, mythical creature, mythical monster, partsong, praise, roll, shout, sing, speak, talk, utter, verbalise [Brit], verbalize, wheel