Definition of Chirrupy

1. a. Cheerful; joyous; chatty.



Definition of Chirrupy

1. Adjective. making chirruping noises ¹

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Definition of Chirrupy

1. chirrup [adj] - See also: chirrup

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chirrupy

chirps
chirpt
chirpy
chirpy as a cricket
chirr
chirre
chirred
chirren
chirres
chirring
chirrs
chirrup
chirruped
chirruping
chirrups
chirrupy (current term)
chirt
chirted
chirting
chirts
chiru
chirugion
chirugions
chirurgeon
chirurgeonly
chirurgeons
chirurgeries
chirurgery
chirurgic
chirurgical

Literary usage of Chirrupy

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1. Sunset by Southern Pacific Company. Passenger Dept, Southern Pacific Company (1912)
"When Joe raised the lid, it was to disclose the hobo serenely smiling. "How are you in there?" asked the fireman. "Fine and dandy" came the chirrupy reply. ..."

2. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"1. light, light-hearted, bright, chipper (slang or colloq., US), chirrupy (colloq.), lively, merry, jocund (literary), debonair (literary), lightsome, ..."

3. English Lands, Letters and Kings by Donald Grant Mitchell (1889)
"match beneath the Duke ; and Froissart tells us with a chirrupy air * of easy confidence (but there is no mention of the poet) that the peeresses of the ..."

4. The Wallet of Time: Containing Personal, Biographical, and Critical by William Winter (1913)
"... blithe presence, kindly face, and familiar, chirrupy voice are not forgotten and often they are sadly missed. It was deplorable that the fine comedian ..."

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