Definition of meep in English:

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meep

Pronunciation: /mēp/

noun

A short, high-pitched sound, especially as emitted by an animal or a vehicle’s horn: the kitten released a terrified meep (as exclamation) ‘Meep, meep,’ said Keating, giving a good imitation of the Road Runner cartoon character
More example sentences
  • I dropped his arm and let out - what can only be classified as - a meep.
  • Then I heard a muffled sound, perhaps a groan, perhaps a growl, or perhaps both of them, with a bit of a meep added for good measure.
  • The largest of the chicks tossed the weak and pathetic intruder out of the nest instinctively and it fell with a feeble "meep!"

Origin

1920s: imitative.

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Syllabification: meep

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