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chirping


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirping  \Chirp"ing\,  a. 
  Cheering;  enlivening. 
 
  He  takes  his  chirping  pint,  he  cracks  his  jokes. 
  --Pope. 
 
  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. 




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