yip

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

yip (plural yips)

  1. A sharp, high-pitched bark.
    • 1960, P. G. Wodehouse, Jeeves in the Offing, chapter XII:
      I've never hunted myself, but I understand that half the battle is being able to make noises like some jungle animal with dyspepsia, and I believe that Aunt Dahlia in her prime could lift fellow-members of the Quorn and Pytchley out of their saddles with a single yip, though separated from them by two ploughed fields and a spinney.

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

yip (third-person singular simple present yips, present participle yipping, simple past and past participle yipped)

  1. To bark with a sharp, high-pitched voice.

Kir-Balar[edit]

Noun[edit]

yip

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Etudes berbères et chamito-sémitiques: mélanges offerts à Karl-G. Prasse (2000, ISBN 9042908262), page 38