Cheep



[cheep] /tʃip/

verb (used without object)
1.
to chirp; peep.
2.
Chiefly South Midland U.S. to reveal or tell a secret (usually used in the phrase cheep it).
verb (used with object)
3.
to express by cheeps.
noun
4.
a chirp.
/tʃiːp/
noun
1.
the short weak high-pitched cry of a young bird; chirp
verb
2.
(intransitive) (of young birds) to utter characteristic shrill sounds
v.

1510s, of imitative origin, originally Scottish. Related: Cheeped; cheeping; cheeper. The noun is attested by 1774.

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