Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CHIVVY

Therefore, whenever we meet, I chivvy the conversation in the direction of horseflesh.

Surely they need not chivvy 'bints' in the bazaar, and officers educated in London could know better.

Theres free passes up to the Sudden Death Establishment, and a photo-man to take your chivvy when youre passing in your checks.

Yer ain't sich a bad sort as yer look—an' Gawd knows yer didn't make yer own chivvy!