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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /tʃɝːp/
    • /tʃɜːp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /tʃɝːp/

Definitions of chirping word

  • noun chirping high pitched, repeated noises 3
  • noun chirping Present participle of chirp. 1
  • noun chirping (gerund of chirp) An instance of chirping. 0

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Parts of speech for Chirping


chirping popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 55% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

chirping usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for chirping

noun chirping

  • cheeping — Present participle of cheep.
  • tweeting — a weak chirping sound, as of a young or small bird.
  • peeping — to utter the short, shrill little cry of a young bird, a mouse, etc.; cheep; squeak.
  • singing — to utter words or sounds in succession with musical modulations of the voice; vocalize melodically.

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