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I should like to have seen one of 'em outside Chivy Wood to-day.
They are not in a hurry, nor "chivy" over their work either; the tides rise and fall slowly, and they work in correspondence.
THE OPEN AIRRICHARD JEFFERIES
After your soda and brandy take a good chivy in the open air, and you'll be all right by dinner-time.
JORROCKS' JAUNTS AND JOLLITIESROBERT SMITH SURTEES
I let the first class off easily, but the second I chivy through a whole year.
They'd 'ave nobody to chivy 'em when they come to the throne, or returned from the wars.
I thought: "In a day or two I shall get to like her, and then I shan't be able to chivy her."
The objective of the R. Sussex on the left was the enemy's trenches along the Chivy road.
THE FIRST SEVEN DIVISIONSERNEST W. HAMILTON
It was an eternal game of chivy or hide-and-seek, each person being by turn the hunter and the hunted.
THE DIVINE FIREMAY SINCLAIR
Every year I have some seven such hopefuls whom, to express it in the students' slang, I "chivy" or "floor."

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