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chirpy Syllabification: chirp·y
Pronunciation: /ˈCHərpē/

Definition of chirpy in English:

adjective (chirpier, chirpiest)

Cheerful and lively.
Example sentences
  • I want you to think for a moment about the liveliest, most chirpy person you know.
  • But Vera's chirpy cheerfulness cannot disguise the seriousness of her vocation.
  • As soon as I saw the title of this film, I thought of the Everley Brothers' cheerful, chirpy number.


Pronunciation: /ˈCHərpəlē/
Example sentences
  • With ‘5pm to 9pm’ being quite a broad time span, I told myself chirpily, the delivery would probably happen around 7pm and I would get home only half an hour or so later than usual.
  • He was chirpily defiant, shouting his innocence through the corridors, before asking me: ‘All right, mate?’
  • ‘Oh, and if ancient history was a shape,’ added a classicist chirpily, ‘what shape might that be?’
Pronunciation: /ˈCHərpēnəs/
Example sentences
  • But even her critics, infuriated by her indomitable chirpiness, admire her equally unquenchable energy.
  • It is her chirpiness that makes her so popular.
  • Well-known for his ready smile and chirpiness, Brian, from Lymington, said: ‘We are a very close-knit team and we try to make things fun for obvious reasons.’

Words that rhyme with chirpy

entropy • syrupy (US sirupy)
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