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intransitive verb

: to cry out sharply especially from surprise or pain
yiped when he touched the hot stove


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plural -s
: a noise made by or as if by yiping
the sudden yipe of a mongrel hurtWallace Stegner
used interjectionally in both singular and plural

Word History


Intransitive verb


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“Yipe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yipe. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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