Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR YIPPING

Well, shall we make that black-out inspection tour you were yipping about?

Smiley glided off gently at first, Chow fanning the air with his hat and yipping like a rodeo star.

Among all those yapping, yipping dogs he alone had remained quiet.

In Wyoming three cowboys followed her for a mile, yipping and howling their compliments.

Then she ran ahead, with Peter yipping foolishly and happily at her moccasined heels.

WORD ORIGIN

1903, possibly from dialectal yip "to cheep like a bird" (early 19c.), from Middle English yippen (mid-15c.), of imitative origin.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.