Definition of Lisp. Meaning of Lisp. Synonyms of Lisp

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Definition of Lisp

Lisp
Lisp Lisp, v. t. 1. To pronounce with a lisp. 2. To utter with imperfect articulation; to express with words pronounced imperfectly or indistinctly, as a child speaks; hence, to express by the use of simple, childlike language. To speak unto them after their own capacity, and to lisp the words unto them according as the babes and children of that age might sound them again. --Tyndale. 3. To speak with reserve or concealment; to utter timidly or confidentially; as, to lisp treason.
Lisp
Lisp Lisp (l[i^]sp), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Lisped (l[i^]spt); p. pr. & vb. n. Lisping.] [OE. lispen, lipsen, AS. wlisp stammering, lisping; akin to D. & OHG. lispen to lisp, G. lispeln, Sw. l["a]spa, Dan. lespe.] 1. To pronounce the sibilant letter s imperfectly; to give s and z the sound of th; -- a defect common among children. 2. To speak with imperfect articulation; to mispronounce, as a child learning to talk. As yet a child, nor yet a fool to fame, I lisped in numbers, for the numbers came. --Pope. 3. To speak hesitatingly with a low voice, as if afraid. Lest when my lisping, guilty tongue should halt. --Drayton.
Lisp
Lisp Lisp, n. The habit or act of lisping. See Lisp, v. i., 1. I overheard her answer, with a very pretty lisp, ``O! Strephon, you are a dangerous creature.' --Tatler.

Meaning of Lisp from wikipedia

- Lisp (historically LISP) is a family of computer programming languages with a long history and a distinctive, fully parenthesized prefix notation. Originally...
- A lisp is a speech impediment in which a person misarticulates sibilants ([s], [z], [ts], [dz]), ([ʃ], [ʒ], [tʃ], [dʒ]). These misarticulations often result...
- work on diverse successors to MacLisp: Lisp Machine Lisp (aka ZetaLisp), ****e Lisp, NIL and S-1 Lisp. Common Lisp sought to unify, standardise, and...
- Lisp machines are general-purpose computers designed to efficiently run Lisp as their main software and programming language, usually via hardware support...
- Lisp in Small Pieces (Cambridge University Press, 1996 ISBN 0-521-56247-3; paperback edition (December 4, 2003) ISBN 0-521-54566-8; translated by Kathleen...
- Technology (MIT) Lisp machines. Lisp Machine Lisp was also the Lisp dialect with the most influence on the design of Common Lisp. Lisp Machine Lisp branched into...
- speech is sometimes known as the "**** lisp", though researchers acknowledge that it is not technically a lisp. Research does not support the notion that...
- Emacs Lisp is a dialect of the Lisp programming language used as a scripting language by Emacs (a text editor family most commonly ****ociated with GNU...
- AutoLISP is a dialect of the programming language Lisp built specifically for use with the full version of AutoCAD and its derivatives, which include AutoCAD...
- Lisp was a computer programming language, a dialect of the Lisp language. It was an object-oriented extension for the Lisp dialect Lisp Machine Lisp,...
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