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chirp


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirp  \Chirp\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Chirped};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Chirping}.]  [Of  imitative  orgin.  Cf  {Chirk},  {Chipper}, 
  {Cheep},  {Chirm},  {Chirrup}.] 
  To  make  a  shop,  sharp,  cheerful,  as  of  small  birds  or 
  crickets. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirp  \Chirp\,  n. 
  A  short,  sharp  note,  as  of  a  bird  or  insect.  ``The  chirp  of 
  flitting  bird.''  --Bryant. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chirp 
  n  :  a  sharp  sound  made  by  small  birds  or  insects 
  v  1:  make  high-pitched  sounds;  of  birds  [syn:  {twirp},  {cheep},  {chirrup}] 
  2:  sing  in  modulation  [syn:  {tweedle}] 




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