CherupCher"up\, v. t. To excite or urge on by making a short, shrill, cheerful sound; to cherup to. See Chirrup. He cherups brisk ear-erecting steed. --Cowper.
|a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.|
|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
CherupCher"up\, n. A short, sharp, cheerful noise; a chirp; a chirrup; as, the cherup of a cricket.