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(Definition of pipe up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pipe up

phrasal verb with pipe
to ​speaksuddenly, esp. in an ​excited way: "I’ll ​bet you ​dropped it," Cherry piped up.
(Definition of pipe up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pipe up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然开始说话(或发出噪声)…
in Turkish aniden söylemek, hemen söyleyivermek…
in Russian подавать голос…
in Chinese (Traditional) 突然開始說話(或發出噪音)…
in Polish wtrącać się…
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