from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Characterized by chirping tones: a bird with a chirpy song.
  • n. Tending to chirp: a chirpy parakeet.
  • n. Cheerful and good-humored: a chirpy radio announcer.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. In a good mood; happy and energetic.
  • adj. Making chirping noises.
  • n. An electronic device which uses a piezoelectric transducer to make chirping noise, often designed to be hidden and function as an annoyance
  • n. Specifically, a version of the above designed to be thrown for placement. Similar to a throwie.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Inclined to chirp; full of chirping; hence, figuratively, lively; cheerful; talkative.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. characterized by liveliness and lightheartedness
  • adj. (birds or insects) characterized by or tending to chirp


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

chirp +‎ -y.



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