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YELP

 Dictionary entry overview: What does yelp mean? 

YELP (noun)
  The noun YELP has 1 sense:

1. a sharp high-pitched cry (especially by a dog)

  Familiarity information: YELP used as a noun is very rare.


YELP (verb)
  The verb YELP has 1 sense:

1. bark in a high-pitched tone

  Familiarity information: YELP used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


YELP (noun)


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Meaning:

A sharp high-pitched cry (especially by a dog)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural events

Synonyms:

yelp; yelping; yip

Hypernyms ("yelp" is a kind of...):

cry (the characteristic utterance of an animal)


YELP (verb)


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Meaning:

Bark in a high-pitched tone

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Synonyms:

yap; yelp; yip

Context example:

the puppies yelped

Hypernyms (to "yelp" is one way to...):

bark (make barking sounds)

Sentence frame:

Something ----s


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