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chirm


chirm


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirm  \Chirm\,  n.  [AS.  cirm,  cyrm.] 
  Noise;  din;  esp.;  confused  noise,  clamor,  or  hum  of  many 
  voices,  notes  of  birds,  or  the  like 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Churme  \Churme\,  Chirm  \Chirm\,  n.  [See  {Chirm}.] 
  Clamor,  or  confused  noise;  buzzing.  [Obs.] 
 
  The  churme  of  a  thousand  taunts  and  reproaches. 
  --Bacon. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirm  \Chirm\,  v.  i.  [Cf.  AS  cyrman,  cirman,  to  cry  out 
  [root]24  Cf  {Chirp}.] 
  To  chirp  or  to  make  a  mournful  cry,  as  a  bird.  [Obs.] 
  --Huloet.