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Definition of the verb chirk

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verb - inflections: chirked | chirking | chirks

  1. make a shrill creaking, squeaking, or noise, as of a door, mouse, or bird


Chirk is a small town and local government community, the lowest tier of local government, part of Wrexham County Borough in Wales. In the 2011 census, it had a population of 4,468.


Chirk is a fictional character in the 2000 action sci-fi film Battlefield Earth: A Saga of the Year 3000.

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Google previewPaterson's Roads ... The sixteenth edition ... Remodelled, augmented, and improved ... By Edward Mogg (1822)

CHIRK is a very populous village, situated on the brow of a lime-stonehill, amidstanumber of coal and lime-works.

In the immediate neighbourhood of Chirk is the aqueduct of the Ellesmere canal, which is a very curious and elegant ...

Google previewA new and accurate description of all the direct and principal cross roads in Great Britain (1822)

by Daniel Paterson

CHIRK is a very populous village situated on the brow of a limestone hill amidst a number of coal and lime-works.

Google previewPaterson's Roads, Being An... Accurate Description of All The... Cross Roads in England and Wales, with Parts of the Roads of Scotland. The 18th Edition, to which are Added Topographical Sketches of the Several Cities, Market Towns... the Whole... Improve (1831)

by Edward Mogg

CHIRK is a very populous village, situated on the brow of a lime-stone hill,amidst anumbcr of coal and lime-works.

Google previewAn historical guide to the city of Dublin, illustrated by engravings, and a plan of the city (1825)

by George Newenham Wright

Chirk is a considerable village in Denbighshire, remarkable for the beauty of the scenery in the environs. In the vicinity of this place is a magnificent aqueduct, constructed for the purpose of carrying the Ellesmere Canal across a deep ravine .

Google previewThe University Journal (1921)

Chirk is a geologist with the Marlarid Refining Co., of Ponca City, Okla. Mr. and Mrs. Walter E. Liberman (Minnie Rohrer) live at 1519 East Madison, Seattle.

Google previewPantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory, and N. Bosworth assisted by other gentlemen of eminence (1819)

by John Mason Good, Olinthus Gilbert Gregory

The chirk is a solution of continuity, running lengthwise of the barrel. The crack is a solution cf continuity, more irregular in its form than the chink, and running in a transverse direction, or across the barrel. The daw differs from both : it is a small ...

Google previewA Dictionary, Hindūstānī and English, and English and Hindūstānī (1849)

The Latter Being Entirely New by John Shakespear

—%- chirk, s. m. 1. Dirt, filth, ordure. 2. Matter from a wound, pus. eXT ~~ chirk-ālūd, adj. Filthy, &c. S. <- charak (from fraß) s. m. Leprosy.

Google previewA Smaller Hindustani and English Dictionary (187?)

Printed Entirely in the Roman Character, Conformable to the System Laid Down by Sir William Jones, and Improved Since His Time by Duncan Forbes

chirk, f. abhorrence, abomination, dislike, vexation, chirhnd, n. to be vexed, fret, take oflence. A. chiri, a bird, a hen sparrow. s. chiri, f. the ends or hem of a garment. chiri-mdr, m. a birdcatcher, a fowler. h. chiriyd, f. a ...

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Small photo of Chirk United Kingdom - April 15 2017: Narrowboat exiting the 421 metre Chirk tunnel known locally as "The Darkie" on the Llangollen branch of the Shropshire Union canal built in 1801Small photo of Chirk, United Kingdom - April 30 2011: Narrowboats on the Llangollen branch of the Shropshire Union canal a popular holiday getaway for families and tourists on the extensive inland waterway networkSmall photo of Chirk United Kingdom - March 31 2016: Old Guinness sign outside a pub or bar first brewed in 1759 owned by Diageo beverages it is one of the worlds most successful beer brands worldwideSmall photo of Inside the Chirk canal tunnel North Wales locally known as the Darkie built in 1801 and designed Thomas Telford it is one of the earliest canal tunnels with a towpath throughout it's 421 m lengthSmall photo of Saint Mary's Parish Church a Grade I listed building dating back to the Norman conquest part of the Open Church Network and the Sacred Space Project. Chirk Wales UK - April 10 2017Small photo of Converging railway lines with 'ties' or 'sleepers', near Chirk, Wales, UKSmall photo of North Wales Aquaduct at Chirk More...

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Video shows what chirk means. To become happier.. To make happier.. To make the sound of a bird, to chirp.. Chirk Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...

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Scrabble value of C3H4I1R1K5

The value of this 5-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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