a shrill, trilled sound, as of some insects or birds
Origin of chirrechoic
to make such a sound
A harsh trilling sound, such as the one a cricket makes.
intransitive verbchirred, chirr·ing, chirrs
To make a harsh trilling sound.
Origin of chirrImitative.
(third-person singular simple present chirrs, present participle chirring, simple past and past participle chirred)
- The trilled sound made by an insect.