Definition of Lisp. Meaning of Lisp. Synonyms of Lisp
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Definition of 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
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.
3. To speak with reserve or concealment; to utter timidly or
confidentially; as, to lisp treason.
LispLisp 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. LispLisp 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
) is a family
of computer programming languages
with a long history
and a distinctive, fully parenthesized prefix
- A lisp
is a speech impediment
a person misarticulates sibilants
([s], [z], [ts], [dz]), ([ʃ], [ʒ], [tʃ], [dʒ]). These misarticulations often
- work on diverse successors
: Lisp Machine Lisp
), ****e Lisp
, NIL and S-1 Lisp
. Common Lisp sought
to unify, standardise, and...
in Small Pieces
Press, 1996 ISBN 0-521-56247-3; paperback edition
(December 4, 2003) ISBN 0-521-54566-8; translated
- Lisp machines
are general-purpose computers designed
machines. Lisp Machine Lisp
was also the Lisp dialect
with the most influence
on the design
of Common Lisp
. Lisp Machine Lisp branched
is sometimes known
as the "**** lisp
", though researchers acknowledge
that it is not technically
does not support
) is a programming
language, a dialect
of the language Lisp
. It was conceived
of in 1985 by two employees
of the Thinking Machines
home page Free versions
of "On Lisp
" On Lisp
in pdf-format On Lisp
is a dialect
of the programming language Lisp built specifically
for use with the full version
and its derivatives, which include
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