Definition of Chivies

1. Noun. (plural of chivy) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of chivy) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Chivies

1. chivy [v] - See also: chivy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chivies

chivalrously
chivalrousness
chivaree
chivareed
chivareeing
chivarees
chivari
chivaried
chivaries
chivariing
chive
chived
chives
chivied
chivies (current term)
chiving
chivs
chivved
chivvied
chivvier
chivviers
chivvies
chivving
chivvy
chivvying
chivy
chivying
chiz
chizz

Literary usage of Chivies

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1. The Works of A. Conan Doyle by Arthur Conan Doyle (1902)
"She shrieks, yells, sings, chivies the servant, and skims plates out of the window at the passers-by. Of course, it is really not funny, but pathetic and ..."

2. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1850)
"What 's to come of the 'ounds that 'e broken bounds, And wild across country roam, I 'aven'ta guess to my back, unless Young BEN he chivies 'em ..."

3. Allen and Greenough's New Latin Grammar for Schools and Colleges: Founded on by Joseph Henry Allen, James Bradstreet Greenough (1903)
"Most want the plural, which is, however, found in the nominative or accusative in acies, effigies, chivies, fades, glades, series, species, spes.1 6. ..."

4. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1866)
"... most wonderfully her little chivies after them. Most of the birds were going to rest, as the rapid twilight fell, but the trees were full of monkeys, ..."

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