Words nearby fluting
Definition for fluting (2 of 2)
verb (used without object), flut·ed, flut·ing.
verb (used with object), flut·ed, flut·ing.
Origin of flute
OTHER WORDS FROM fluteflute·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for fluting
The columns have Attic bases, but the grooves of the fluting are cut in a style which is neither Doric nor Ionic.Old Rome|Robert Burn
The golden thrush was fluting his strain—nearly always the very same, but yet a little different.The Quest|Frederik van Eeden
Her attendants were small satyr-like spirits of the wilds, piping and fluting, in place of the reclining maiden.The Ninth Vibration And Other Stories|L. Adams Beck
Two of them, shortened and with the fluting planed down, now adorn the gate of Pavia towards Milan.The Cathedral Builders|Leader Scott
Her voice was at its most musical pitch, rather low for her, fluting, infinitely disarming and seductive.Alias The Lone Wolf|Louis Joseph Vance
British Dictionary definitions for fluting (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for fluting (2 of 2)
Derived forms of fluteflutelike, adjectivefluty, adjective
Word Origin for flute
Culture definitions for fluting
A high-pitched woodwind, held horizontally by the player and played by blowing across a hole.