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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Archaic form of chirrup.
  • v. Archaic form of chirrup.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A short, sharp, cheerful noise; a chirp; a chirrup.
  • intransitive v. To make a short, shrill, cheerful sound; to chirp. See chirrup.
  • transitive v. To excite or urge on by making a short, shrill, cheerful sound; to cherup to. See chirrup.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To chirp or chirrup: as, “cherupping birds,”
  • To excite or urge on by chirruping.
  • n. A chirp or chirrup.

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