to cheep [of a bird]

to cheep [of a bird]
писукам

verb


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  • cheep´er — cheep «cheep», verb, noun. –v.i. to make a short, sharp sound such as a young bird makes; chirp; peep: »newly hatched chicks constantly cheeping. –v.t. to utter with a cheeping voice. –n. a short, sharp, sound such as a young bird makes; chirp;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cheep — ► NOUN 1) a shrill squeaky cry made by a young bird. 2) informal the slightest sound: there hasn t been a cheep from anybody. ► VERB ▪ make a cheep. ORIGIN imitative …   English terms dictionary

  • Cheep — (ch[=e]p), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Cheeped} (ch[=e]pt).] [Cf. {Chirp}]. To chirp, as a young bird. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cheep — Cheep, n. A chirp, peep, or squeak, as of a young bird or mouse. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cheep — [tʃi:p] v [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: From the sound] if a young bird cheeps, it makes a weak, high noise ▪ baby birds cheeping for food >cheep[i] n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cheep — [v] vocalize as a bird chip, chipper, chirp, chirrup, peep, tweedle, tweet, twitter; concept 64 …   New thesaurus

  • cheep — [chēp] n. [echoic] the short, faint, shrill sound made by a young bird; peep; chirp vt., vi. to make, or utter with, such a sound cheeper n …   English World dictionary

  • cheep — UK [tʃiːp] / US [tʃɪp] verb [intransitive] Word forms cheep : present tense I/you/we/they cheep he/she/it cheeps present participle cheeping past tense cheeped past participle cheeped if a bird cheeps, it makes short high sounds Derived word:… …   English dictionary

  • cheep — cheep1 [ tʃip ] verb intransitive if a bird cheeps, it makes short high sounds cheep cheep 2 [ tʃip ] noun count a short high sound that a bird makes …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cheep — 1. verb /tʃiːp/ Of a small bird, to make short, high pitched sounds sounding like cheep . 2. noun /tʃiːp/ A short, high pitched sound made by a small bird. 3. interjection /tʃiːp/ The short, high pitched sound made by a small bird …   Wiktionary

  • cheep — noun 1》 a shrill squeaky cry made by a young bird. 2》 [with negative] informal the slightest sound: there hasn t been a cheep from anybody. verb make a cheep. Origin C16 (orig. Scots): imitative …   English new terms dictionary

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