yelper

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noun yelp·er \ˈyel-pər\

Definition of yelper

  1. 1 :  one that yelps; especially :  a yelping dog

  2. 2 :  an instrument used by hunters to produce a call or whistle imitating the yelp of the wild turkey hen

First Known Use of yelper

1673


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