verb (used without object)
to make a shrill, chirping noise.
verb (used with object)
Informal. to cheer (usually followed by up).
/tʃɜːm/ noun 1. the chirping of birds verb 2. (intransitive) (esp of a bird) to chirp
[cheer-oh] /ˈtʃɪər oʊ/ noun, plural chiros. 1. the ladyfish, Elops saurus. 1. a combining form meaning “hand,” used in the formation of compound words: chiromancy. /ˈkaɪrəʊ/ noun (pl) chiros 1. (informal) a chiropractor combining form 1. indicating the hand; of or by means of the hand: chiromancy before verbs chir-, word-forming element meaning “hand,” from […]
noun 1. See under . [tur-kuh-stan, -stahn] /ˌtɜr kəˈstæn, -ˈstɑn/ noun 1. a vast region in W and central Asia, E of the Caspian Sea: includes territory in the S central part of Xinjiang province in China (Eastern Turkestan or Chinese Turkestan) a strip of N Afghanistan, and the area (Russian Turkestan) comprising the republics […]
noun 1. a showy, woody vine, Campsis grandiflora, of China, having aerial rootlets and large red flowers.