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chirrup


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirrup  \Chir"rup\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Chirruped};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Chirruping}.]  [See  {Chirp}.] 
  To  quicken  or  animate  by  chirping;  to  cherup. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirrup  \Chir"rup\,  v.  i. 
  To  chirp.  --Tennyson. 
 
  The  criket  chirrups  on  the  hearth.  --Goldsmith. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chirrup  \Chir"rup\,  n. 
  The  act  of  chirping;  a  chirp. 
 
  The  sparrows'  chirrup  on  the  roof.  --Tennyson. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chirrup 
  n  :  a  series  of  chirps  [syn:  {twitter}] 
  v  :  make  high-pitched  sounds;  of  birds  [syn:  {twirp},  {cheep},  {chirp}] 




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