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chirk


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirk  \Chirk\,  v.  t. 
  To  cheer;  to  enliven;  as  to  chirk  one  up  [Colloq.  New  Eng. 
  ] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirk  \Chirk\,  a.  [From  {Chirk},  v.  i.] 
  Lively;  cheerful;  in  good  spirits.  [Colloq.  New  Eng.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirk  \Chirk\,  v.  i.  [Cf.  {Chirp},  also  {Creak}.] 
  1.  To  shriek;  to  gnash;  to  utter  harsh  or  shrill  cries. 
  [Obs.] 
 
  All  full  of  chirkyng  was  that  sorry  place 
  --Cheucer. 
 
  2.  To  chirp  like  a  bird.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chirk 
  v  :  make  a  shrill  creaking,  squeaking,  or  noise,  as  of  a  door, 
  mouse,  or  bird 




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