chirr

noun \ ˈchər \

Definition of chirr

: the short vibrant or trilled sound characteristic of an insect (such as a grasshopper or cicada)

chirr

intransitive verb

Origin and Etymology of chirr

imitative

chirr Synonyms

Synonyms

burr, buzz, churr, drone, hum, purr, thrum, whir (also whirr), whiz (or whizz), zoom;

Near Antonyms

bawl, howl, roar, scream, screech, shriek, squall, squeal, yelp, yell;



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