What does pipe up mean?

Definitions for pipe up
pipe up

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word pipe up.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pipe upverb

    begin to play or sing

  2. shriek, shrill, pipe up, pipeverb

    utter a shrill cry


  1. pipe upverb

    To speak up, especially in a robust, assertive manner.

  2. pipe upverb

    To being singing or playing musical notes on a pipe or similar wind instrument.

  3. pipe upverb

    To begin to blow more vigorously.

  4. pipe upverb

    To call, awaken, or summon, as with a musical instrument.


  1. pipe up

    Neighbours is a long-running Australian television soap opera created by television executive Reg Watson. It was first broadcast on the Seven Network on 18 March 1985 and currently airs on digital channel 10 Peach. Since its inception, several spin-offs have been produced, including books, music, DVDs and internet webisodes. Several annuals and books by pulp fiction writer Carl Ruhen were released in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Barry Crocker's version of the theme tune was the first music release from the show, which also has included a Christmas album and the show's love theme. Two potential television spin-offs have reached the pilot stage, while five DVD box sets of Neighbours episodes from the beginning have been released. In 2013, Neighbours launched their first webisode series Steph in Prison. Several other webisode series' has since been released, with the most recent series SheilaTV becoming available from December 2018. Other merchandise includes official video and board games, stationary and clothing.


  1. pipe up

    To "pipe up" is an idiomatic phrase that means to suddenly speak or make a comment, typically in a quiet or unexpected way. It's often used when someone who is normally quiet or shy offers an opinion or joins into the conversation.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce pipe up?

How to say pipe up in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pipe up in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pipe up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Translations for pipe up

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • குழாய் வரைTamil

Get even more translations for pipe up »


Find a translation for the pipe up definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"pipe up." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 27 May 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/pipe+up>.

Discuss these pipe up definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for pipe up? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    pipe up

    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net


    Are you a words master?

    someone who takes the place of another person
    A victimised
    B nasty
    C alternate
    D frantic

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for pipe up: