Meaning of CHIRP in English


I. ˈchərp verb

Etymology: imitative

Date: 1557

intransitive verb

: to make a chirp or a sound resembling a chirp

transitive verb

: to utter with a cheerful liveliness

she chirp ed “good morning”

II. noun

Date: circa 1586

: the characteristic short sharp sound especially of a small bird or insect

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.