Chirr meaning

chûr
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A harsh trilling sound, such as the one a cricket makes.
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To make a harsh trilling sound.
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A shrill, trilled sound, as of some insects or birds.
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To make such a sound.
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(intransitive) To make a prolonged trilling sound of an insect (e.g. a grasshopper, a cicada).
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The trilled sound made by an insect.
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Origin of chirr

  • Imitative

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Imitative

    From Wiktionary