Definitions for yawpyɔp, yɑp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

yawpyɔp, yɑp(v.i.)

or yaup

  1. to utter a loud, harsh cry.

  2. to talk noisily and complainingly.

    Category: Status (usage)

  3. (n.)a harsh cry.

  4. raucous or querulous talk. a noisy, foolish utterance.

    Category: Status (usage)

Origin of yawp:

1300–50; akin to yelp


Princeton's WordNet

  1. yawp, bawl(verb)

    make a raucous noise

  2. whine, grizzle, yammer, yawp(verb)

    complain whiningly


  1. yawp(Noun)

    a yelp or bark

  2. yawp(Noun)

    loud or coarse talk

    Sound my barbaric yawps over the roofs of the world - Walt Whitman

  3. yawp(Verb)

    to yelp, or utter a sharp cry, as in intense pain, or another raucous noise

  4. yawp(Verb)

    to talk loudly and coarsely

  5. yawp(Verb)

    clamor, utter loud complaints

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yawp

    see Yaup

Anagrams of yawp

  1. Pway


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