Definition of cheep in English:
1A shrill squeaky cry made by a bird, typically a young one.
- As you follow it along the street you begin to hear the cheeps and trills of other birds launching into a discordant chorus.
- House sparrows sing by stringing together a variety of cheeps, chirps and ‘chissiks’, and flocks can make a loud noise during courtship rituals.
- The little birds in the tree kept up a constant cheep of complaint, but it didn't break cover.
1.1A sound resembling the shrill squeaky cry made by a bird: an electronic cheep from the alarm
More example sentences
- A young woman with bright red lips and a high-pitched cheep of a voice flew at me.
- As the mechanical creatures quietened, a faint cheep could be heard, then a sort of indignant squawk.
- She made about five and was on the sixth when she heard something fall on the floor and a frightened cheep from the other room.
verb[no object] Back to top
Make a shrill squeaky sound.
- I let out a few screams when one flapped their wings and chittered and cheeped at me.
- The mother bird and a few others were on the roof of the house next door, cheeping with distress.
- The chicks had been downy and charming, and cheeped sweetly with their permanently open mouths.
Words that rhyme with cheepasleep, beep, bleep, cheap, creep, deep, heap, Jeep, keep, leap, neap, neep, peep, reap, seep, sheep, skin-deep, sleep, steep, Streep, sweep, veep, weep
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