chirrupy

chirrupy

[cheer-uh-pee, chur-]
adjective
chirpy; gay.

Origin:
1800–10; chirrup + -y1

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chirrup (ˈtʃɪrəp)
 
vb
1.  (esp of some birds) to chirp repeatedly
2.  to make clucking sounds with the lips
 
n
3.  such a sound
 
[C16: variant of chirp]
 
'chirruper
 
n
 
'chirrupy
 
adj

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