Meaning of “yelp” in the English Dictionary

"yelp" in British English

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yelpverb [ I ]

uk /jelp/ us /jelp/

(Definition of “yelp” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"yelp" in American English

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yelpverb [ I ]

us /jelp/

to make a sudden, short, high sound, usually when in pain:

He screwed up his face and yelped in pain.
yelp
noun [ C ] us /jelp/

She let out a yelp of fear.

(Definition of “yelp” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)