yelp

Part of speech: verb

To give a yelp.

Part of speech: noun

A sharp, shrill cry or bark.

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Usage examples "yelp":

  1. He kept going faster and faster, occasionally letting out one deep, short yelp. - "The Last of the Plainsmen", Zane Grey.
  2. Well, they began to yelp 'Look out for him! - "Old Plymouth Trails", Winthrop Packard.
  3. It was tossed contemptuously out; and watching it, to catch its last roll, I heard Daniel gleefully yelp " Out o' my way, yu- all!" - "Desert Dust", Edwin L. Sabin.