Definition of Chimp

1. Noun. Intelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests.




Definition of Chimp

1. Noun. (informal) (short for chimpanzee) ¹

2. Verb. (informal often pejorative) To review every image on a digital camera after taking them. ¹

3. Verb. (informal often pejorative) To get very excited when showing images on a digital camera. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Chimp

1. a chimpanzee [n -S] - See also: chimpanzee

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chimp

chimney sweeps
chimney swift
chimneyed
chimneyless
chimneylike
chimneypiece
chimneypieces
chimneypot
chimneys
chimneystack
chimneysweep
chimneysweeper
chimneysweeps
chimo
chimp (current term)
chimpanzee
chimpanzee coryza agent
chimpanzeelike
chimpanzees
chimped
chimping
chimplike
chimps
chimæra
chimæric
chimæræ
chin
chin-chin
chin-up

Literary usage of Chimp

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1. Journal of Anatomy and Physiology by Anatomical Society of Great Britain and Ireland (1872)
"Obturator externus in chimp, had its origin, in general, as in man. Gastrocnemius in chimp, was as in man and was large, but the muscular fibres were ..."

2. Neither Created Nor Evolved: Living Joyously Without a Creator by Walter Prytulak (2001)
"No great intelligence was required of Charlie the chimp to do what we asked him to do. We could actually have substituted for him, the wind, hail, ..."

3. A Cyclopædic Dictionary of the Mang'anja Language Spoken in British Central by David Clement Ruffelle Scott (1892)
"... it is pronounced rhi-mb/io-ndo-yo-lo ; also chimp' ... chimp'uli, 4, A POT WITH NARROW MOUTH ..."

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