Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Chivvy'
Chivvy Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
v : annoy continually or chronically; "He is known to harry his
staff when he is overworked"; "This man harasses his
female co-workers" [syn: harass, hassle, harry, chivy,
chevy, chevvy, beset, plague, molest, provoke]
- Chevy \Chev"y\, n. [Written also chivy, and chivvy.] [Prob.
fr. the ballad of Chevy Chase; cf. Prov. E. chevychase a
noise, confusion, pursuit.] [Eng.]
- A cry used in hunting.
- A hunt; chase; pursuit.
- The game of prisoners' base. See Base, n., 24.
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