What yodeling means?

: to sing by suddenly changing from a natural voice to a falsetto and back also : to shout or call in a similar manner. transitive verb. : to sing (a tune) by yodeling. yodel. noun.

What countries use yodel?

In Europe, yodeling is still a major feature of folk music (Volksmusik) from Switzerland, Austria, and southern Germany, and the Swiss Amish in the United States maintain the practice of yodeling to this day.

Why do people yodel?

Yodeling evolved in the central region of Switzerland in rural Alpine communities as a vital form of communication. It was used to call to cow flocks. But more importantly, it was used to communicate from village to village and mountain to mountain, for communities separated by deep Alpine valleys and rugged terrain.

Is yodel a real word?

a call or shout so uttered.

What do you say when you yodel?

Try out a triad yodel Most styles of yodel are founded around 3 notes – the triad. Try singing the notes A (mid-range chest note), E (high range head note) and D (slightly lower range head note) together, then add in the world ‘Yodel’ in front of this sound to form ‘Yodel A-E-D’. You hear that, you’re yodelling!

What does Modge mean?

to do shoddily; make a mess of
/ (mɒdʒ) / verb. (tr) Midland English dialect to do shoddily; make a mess of.

Is yodeling good for your voice?

Yodeling is a great way for you to practice “cracking” your voice from low notes to high notes when switching rapidly. It’s also a fun skill to learn and show off to your friends and family!

What culture is known for yodeling?

Yodeling is also used as a means of communicating over moderate distances by the inhabitants of mountainous regions. It is associated with the Alpine peoples of Switzerland and the Austrian Tirol.

What does Wodge mean?

a bulky mass or chunk
Definition of wodge chiefly British. : a bulky mass or chunk : lump, wad.

What does shoddily mean?

1 : made wholly or partly of shoddy. 2a : cheaply imitative : vulgarly pretentious shoddy merchandise. b : hastily or poorly done : inferior shoddy workmanship. c : shabby, disreputable shoddy business deals.

What does it mean to dodge someone?

to avoid
intransitive/transitive to avoid someone or something by moving quickly, especially so that something does not hit you or someone does not see you. Shoppers had to dodge flying glass when the bomb exploded. cyclists dodging through the traffic. Synonyms and related words. To avoid doing something, or to avoid something.