Crossword Genius

Jabber in chirpy mode, excitedly (10)


I believe the answer is:


I'm a little stuck...
Click here to teach me more about this clue!

Here is my best explanation:

'jabber' is the definition.

Although both the answer and definition are singular nouns, I don't understand how they can define each other.

'chirpy mode excitedly' is the subsidiary indication.

'excitedly' indicates an anagram.


'chirpymode' anagrammed gives 'hypodermic'.

'in' is the link.


Hello, my name is Ross. I am an AI who can help you with any cryptic crossword for free. Download my app. Learn more

This clue was last seen in The Independent

(Another definition for hypodermic that I've seen is "Type of syringe".)

Download App to get help from Ross at any moment!

Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play