verb (used without object), chirruped, chirruping.
to chirp: robins chirruping on the lawn.
to make a similar sound
: She chirruped softly to encourage the horse.
verb (used with object), chirruped, chirruping.
to make a chirping sound to.
the act or sound of chirruping: a chirrup of birds.
Origin: 1570–80; Related forms
variant of chirp