spring peeper

noun

Definition of spring peeper

  1. :  a small brown tree frog (Pseudacris crucifer synonym Hyla crucifer) of the eastern U.S. and Canada that has a shrill piping call and breeds in ponds and streams in the spring

Illustration of spring peeper

1906

First Known Use of spring peeper

1906


SPRING PEEPER Defined for Kids

spring peeper

noun spring peep·er \-ˈpē-pər\

Definition of spring peeper for Students

  1. :  a small frog that makes a high peeping sound heard mostly in spring


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