give/make a yelp

idiom

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

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“Give/make a yelp.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/give%2Fmake%20a%20yelp. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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