Chirruping
Chirrup Chir"rup, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Chirruped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chirruping}.] [See {Chirp}.] To quicken or animate by chirping; to cherup. [1913 Webster]

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  • chirrup — v. & n. v.intr. (chirruped, chirruping) (esp. of small birds) chirp, esp. repeatedly; twitter. n. a chirruping sound. Derivatives: chirrupy adj. Etymology: trilled form of CHIRP …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chirrup — Chir rup, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Chirruped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chirruping}.] [See {Chirp}.] To quicken or animate by chirping; to cherup. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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