cheep

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verb \ ˈchēp \

Definition of cheep

intransitive verb
1 :to utter faint shrill sounds :peep
2 :to utter a single word or sound

cheep

noun

Examples of cheep in a Sentence

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

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Origin and Etymology of cheep

imitative

cheep Synonyms


CHEEP Defined for English Language Learners

cheep

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verb

Definition of cheep for English Language Learners

  • of a bird : to make a quick high sound


CHEEP Defined for Kids

1

cheep

play
verb \ ˈchēp \

Definition of cheep for Students

cheeped; cheeping
:3peep, chirp
  • The chicks were cheeping for food.

2

cheep

noun

Definition of cheep for Students



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