noun. ['ˈtʃɪpməŋk'] a burrowing ground squirrel of western America and Asia; has cheek pouches and a light and dark stripe running down the body.
- genus Eutamias
Example sentences of the word chipmunk
1. Noun, singular or mass
Cats often give up the hunt when they lose the element of surprise, so the chipmunk's scolding call may serve as a defense as well as a warning to others.
In fact, most snake holes were not even made by snakes, but are chipmunk or other rodent homes that were taken over by snakes.
3. Verb, base form
Set traps perpendicular to chipmunk’s usual travel path.