Definition of cheeper in US English:

cheeper

noun

  • 1A bird or other animal which cheeps; especially a young partridge or grouse.

  • 2Scottish and English regional (northern). The meadow pipit, Anthus pratensis, which has a plaintive call. Usually with distinguishing word. Now rare.

  • 3Scottish informal. A kiss, especially a light one; a peck.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Randle Cotgrave (fl. 1587–?1630), lexicographer. From cheep + -er.

Pronunciation

cheeper

/ˈtʃiːpə/