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chirm

(tʃɜːm)
n
(Zoology) the chirping of birds
vb
(Zoology) (intr) (esp of a bird) to chirp
[Old English cierm noise; related to Old Saxon karm]

Chirm

 a din or chatter, hence, finches collectively, 1430. See also charm.

chirm


Past participle: chirmed
Gerund: chirming

Imperative
chirm
chirm
Present
I chirm
you chirm
he/she/it chirms
we chirm
you chirm
they chirm
Preterite
I chirmed
you chirmed
he/she/it chirmed
we chirmed
you chirmed
they chirmed
Present Continuous
I am chirming
you are chirming
he/she/it is chirming
we are chirming
you are chirming
they are chirming
Present Perfect
I have chirmed
you have chirmed
he/she/it has chirmed
we have chirmed
you have chirmed
they have chirmed
Past Continuous
I was chirming
you were chirming
he/she/it was chirming
we were chirming
you were chirming
they were chirming
Past Perfect
I had chirmed
you had chirmed
he/she/it had chirmed
we had chirmed
you had chirmed
they had chirmed
Future
I will chirm
you will chirm
he/she/it will chirm
we will chirm
you will chirm
they will chirm
Future Perfect
I will have chirmed
you will have chirmed
he/she/it will have chirmed
we will have chirmed
you will have chirmed
they will have chirmed
Future Continuous
I will be chirming
you will be chirming
he/she/it will be chirming
we will be chirming
you will be chirming
they will be chirming
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been chirming
you have been chirming
he/she/it has been chirming
we have been chirming
you have been chirming
they have been chirming
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been chirming
you will have been chirming
he/she/it will have been chirming
we will have been chirming
you will have been chirming
they will have been chirming
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been chirming
you had been chirming
he/she/it had been chirming
we had been chirming
you had been chirming
they had been chirming
Conditional
I would chirm
you would chirm
he/she/it would chirm
we would chirm
you would chirm
they would chirm
Past Conditional
I would have chirmed
you would have chirmed
he/she/it would have chirmed
we would have chirmed
you would have chirmed
they would have chirmed
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Although the trade gap between the two countries stood at $35 billion in favor of Chirm last year, it is expected that India will be exporting more products to China in the near future.
Chirm was a black man in Canton, Mississippi, who in the 1960s owned a farm, a rhythm and blues nightclub, a bootlegging operation, and a large collection of pistols, rifles, and shotguns with which he threatened local Klansmen and police when they attempted to encroach on his businesses or intimidate civil rights activists working to desegregate Canton and register black residents to vote.
Outside the palace, when the crowds first grouped, the presidential guard acted meek as a chirm of finches.