- 1 [intransitive] (of an electronic machine) to make a short high sound The microwave beeps to let you know when it's done.
- 2[intransitive, transitive] when a car horn, etc. beeps or when you beep it, it makes a short noise The car behind started beeping at us. beep something He beeped his horn at the cyclist.
- 3 [transitive] beep somebody to call someone on their beeper
NAmE//bip//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they beep
he / she / it beeps
past simple beeped
-ing form beeping