cheeps

cheep

[cheep]
verb (used without object)
1.
to chirp; peep.
2.
Chiefly South Midland U.S. to reveal or tell a secret (usually used in the phrase cheep it ).
verb (used with object)
3.
to express by cheeps.
noun
4.
a chirp.

Origin:
1505–15; imitative

cheeper, noun
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cheep (tʃiːp)
 
n
1.  the short weak high-pitched cry of a young bird; chirp
 
vb
2.  (intr) (of young birds) to utter characteristic shrill sounds
 
'cheeper
 
n

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cheep
1513, of imitative origin, originally Scottish.
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