Definition of yip
1 : to bark sharply, quickly, and often continuously
2 : to utter a short sharp cry
Examples of yip in a sentence
We could hear the puppy yipping playfully in its kennel.
Origin and Etymology of yip
First Known Use: 1907
YIP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of yip for English Language Learners
of a dog : to bark in high, quick sounds
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