Yelp

Definition of Yelp

v. i.1.
[imp. & p. p. Yelped ; p. pr. & vb. n. Yelping.]
1.To boast.
I keep [care] not of armes for to yelpe.
- Chaucer.
2.To utter a sharp, quick cry, as a hound; to bark shrilly with eagerness, pain, or fear; to yaup.
At the least flourish of a broomstick or ladle, he would fly to the door with a yelping precipitation.
- W. Irving.
n.1.A sharp, quick cry; a bark.

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