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synonyms for chiv

  • carve
  • cleave
  • divide
  • hack
  • sever
  • shave
  • shred
  • slash
  • slit
  • split
  • strip
  • dissect
  • dissever
  • gash
  • incise
  • pierce
  • segment
  • subdivide
  • sunder

antonyms for chiv

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  • combine
  • join
  • mend
  • sew
  • unite
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How to use chiv in a sentence

Harry poured half a can of oil upon the bearings of the chiv wheel with almost loving tenderness.
THE CROSS-CUTCOURTNEY RYLEY COOPER
But the old Gipsy word chiv-av among its numerous meanings has exactly that of casting, throwing, pitching, and driving.
THE ENGLISH GIPSIES AND THEIR LANGUAGECHARLES G. LELAND
To chiv in English Gipsy means as much and more than to fix in America, in fact, it is applied to almost any kind of action.
THE ENGLISH GIPSIES AND THEIR LANGUAGECHARLES G. LELAND
And the third is to p. 352“chiv o manzin apré lati,” or to put the oath upon her, which explains itself.
THE GYPSIESCHARLES G. LELAND
Chival′ric, Chiv′alrous, pertaining to chivalry: bold: gallant.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
Chiv, my dear fellow, go out and see what sort of a night it is.'
LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF MARTIN CHUZZLEWITCHARLES DICKENS
A knife is also called a chiv by the lowest class all over England.
THE ENGLISH GIPSIES AND THEIR LANGUAGECHARLES G. LELAND
Mr Pecksniff, you're the cousin of the testator upstairs and we're the nephew—I say we, meaning Chiv.
LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF MARTIN CHUZZLEWITCHARLES DICKENS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CHIV

  • carve
  • chiv
  • cleave
  • dissect
  • dissever
  • divide
  • gash
  • hack
  • incise
  • pierce
  • segment
  • sever
  • shave
  • shred
  • slash
  • slit
  • split
  • strip
  • subdivide
  • sunder
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.