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peep2

peep2

 
pronunciation:
pip
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a weak, shrill, short sound, as of a young bird.
synonyms:
cheep, chirp, tweet
similar words:
chatter, twitter
definition 2: any short utterance or sound.
One more peep out of you and I'll be angry!
synonyms:
cheep
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: peeped, peeping, peeps
definition 1: to emit a weak, shrill, short cry.
The hatchlings peeped for their mother.
synonyms:
cheep, chirp, tweet
similar words:
chirrup, pipe, twitter
definition 2: to speak in a weak, high-pitched voice.
synonyms:
pipe, quaver, tweet
similar words:
chatter, squeak, twitter
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