Definition of stridulant in English:



  • See stridulate

    • ‘While I was looking at the edge of the Common where the wild flowers were planted a few years ago, I was fascinated to see such large numbers of grasshoppers, and in the heat they were both stridulant and active.’
    • ‘This was followed by a sudden inspiration, sometimes stridulant: the whoop.’
    • ‘On examination, patient had both inspiratory and expiratory breathing noise consistent with a stridulant noise.’