verb \ˈchēp\

of a bird : to make a quick high sound

Full Definition of CHEEP

intransitive verb
:  to utter faint shrill sounds :  peep
:  to utter a single word or sound
cheep noun

Examples of CHEEP

  1. <the toaster cheeps to indicate that the toast is done>

Origin of CHEEP

First Known Use: 1513


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