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[cheer-uh-pee, chur-]
  1. chirpy; cheerful.
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Origin of chirrupy

First recorded in 1800–10; chirrup + -y1
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Examples from the Web for chirrupy

Historical Examples

  • She is an infinitely old woman, for the most part birdlike, chirrupy, and wonderfully alive.

    The Girl of the Period and Other Social Essays, Vol. II (of 2)

    Eliza Lynn Linton

  • Cock Robin put his head first to one side, then to the other, and gave a funny, chirrupy laugh.

    The Story of a Robin

    Agnes S. Underwood