chirr

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noun \ˈchər\

Definition of chirr

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

chirr

intransitive verb

Origin and Etymology of chirr

imitative


First Known Use: circa 1600



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