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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To cry out sharply especially from surprise or pain.

Usage examples (16)
  • The dogs said yipe, yipe and took off never to be seen again.
  • She growled again, and a startled yipe followed when her jaw snapped.
  • Boxers don't have a lot of coat to absorb puppy nips, and we weren't ok with Jasper making the puppy go "yipe!"
  • Every time his mouth hits skin “yipe” in a sharp high pitched voice, immediately stand up and turn your back on him. for more
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