give/make a yelp

Definition of give/make a yelp

  1. :  to make a quick, high cry or bark :  to yelp She gave/made a yelp when I sprayed her with the hose.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make a present of

    :  to grant or bestow by formal action

    :  to accord or yield to another

  1. :  capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain :  flexibility

    :  the ability of a material to bend or stretch

  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

  1. :  a sharp shrill bark or cry (as of a dog or turkey)

    :  squeal

  1. :  to utter a sharp quick shrill cry

    :  to utter with a yelp

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