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chirk up

Definitions of chirk up
  1. verb
    become cheerful
    synonyms: cheer, cheer up
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    Antonyms:
    complain, kick, kvetch, plain, quetch, sound off
    express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness
    types:
    exuberate, exult, jubilate, rejoice, triumph
    to express great joy
    buoy up, lighten, lighten up
    become more cheerful
    glory
    rejoice proudly
    type of:
    joy, rejoice
    feel happiness or joy
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