Definition Of yelp
a short sharp cry, especially of pain or alarm.
she uttered a yelp as she bumped into a table
utter a short sharp cry of pain or alarm.
my dogs were yelping at Linus
Example Of yelp
A short yelp in pain was all Ocsillatornis could utter.
‘It's funny,’ says Kenny Bridges, one of the band's two guitarists and lead yelpers , ‘it was going on for a really, really long time, but we didn't talk about it ‘cause we were paranoid about jinxing things.’
Bianca's eyes swelled and suddenly her neck thrashed backwards and she yelped out loud.
Blues yelper Lee Fields outdoes Chris Jones with what is probably this New York label's most danceable record.’
Chris instantly let go, his face contorting with pain, a yelp flying from his lips; a second later he hit the floor as Jake's father shoved him roughly.