Definition of


  1. (adj, all) characterized by liveliness and lightheartedness
    his quick wit and chirpy humor
    looking bright and well and chirpy
    a perky little widow in her 70s
  2. (adj, pert) (birds or insects) characterized by or tending to chirp

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Chirpy

buoyant, perky

Alternate forms of Chirpy

Derivations: chirp, chirpiness

Origin of the word Chirpy

  1. "cheerfully perky," 1837, from chirp. The notion is perhaps of bird fluttering and chattering. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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