adjective Date: 1808 chirpy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Chirrupy — Chir rupy, a. Cheerful; joyous; chatty. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chirrupy — ē, i adjective 1. : cheerful, lively, chirpy standing, gay and chirrupy before the footlights, eyes twinkling from audience to fellow actors in enjoyment Fortnight 2. : chatty …   Useful english dictionary

  • chirrupy — /chear euh pee, cherr /, adj. chirpy; gay. [1800 10; CHIRRUP + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • chirrupy — adjective making chirruping noises …   Wiktionary

  • chirrupy — adj. chirpy, making sounds like the chirp of a bird; happy, cheerful …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chirrupy — chir·rupy …   English syllables

  • chirrupy — chir•rup•y [[t]ˈtʃɪər ə pi, ˈtʃɜr [/t]] adj. anb chirpy; gay • Etymology: 1800–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • chirrupy — /ˈtʃɪrəpi/ (say chiruhpee) adjective → chirpy …   Australian English dictionary

  • blithe — Synonyms and related words: beaming, blase, blissful, blithesome, boon, bright, bright and sunny, carefree, careless, casual, cheerful, cheery, chirk, chirpy, chirrupy, delighted, detached, elated, eupeptic, euphoric, exalted, exhilarated,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cheerful — Synonyms and related words: Leibnizian, affable, agreeable, airy, amiable, amicable, animated, animating, beaming, beatific, beatified, blessed, blissful, blithe, blithesome, bright, bright and sunny, buoyant, capering, carefree, cheering, cheery …   Moby Thesaurus

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