Pronunciation: (yelp), [key]
1. to give a quick, sharp, shrill cry, as a dog or fox.
2. to call or cry out sharply: The boy yelped in pain when the horse stepped on his foot.
to utter or express by or as if by yelping.
a quick, sharp bark or cry.
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