Definition of yelp:
- ululate (part of speech: verb)
- ululation (part of speech: noun)
- "Furze the Cruel", John Trevena.
The silence that was fast becoming marked was broken by Mouston who with another angry snarl leaped suddenly at Craven with jealous hostility, to be caught up swiftly by a pair of powerful hands and flung into a far corner, where he landed heavily with a shrill yelp of surprise and pain that died away in a broken whimper as, cowed by the unlooked- for retribution, he crawled under a big bureau that seemed to offer a safe retreat.- "The Shadow of the East", E. M. Hull.
Have you ever seen a kennel of hunting- dogs released on a fine day after long confinement- how they bark and yelp, chasing one another, biting playfully, rolling and tumbling over and over in sheer joy and healthy appreciation of freedom?- ""Where Angels Fear to Tread" and Other Stories of the Sea", Morgan Robertson.