chevvy
chivvy chivvy v. same as {chivy}. [Also spelled {chivy}, {chevy}, and {chevvy}.]

Syn: harass, hassle, harry, beset, plague, molest, provoke. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • chevvy — v. to repeatedly cause annoyance or concern to; to chevy; same as {chivy}. Syn: harass, hassle, harry, chivy, chivvy, chevy, beset, plague, molest, provoke. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chevvy — Chivy Chiv y, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Chivied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chivying}.] [Cf. {Chevy}.] To goad, drive, hunt, throw, or pitch; to repeatedly cause annoyance or concern to. [Slang, Eng.] [Also spelled {chivvy}, {chevy}, and {chevvy}.] Dickens.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chevvy — verb 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, ↑chivvy, ↑chevy, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chevvy Pennycook — Date of birth April 6, 1987 (1987 04 06) (age 24) Place of birth Bristol, England Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Weight 100 kg (15 st 10 lb) School St. Brendan s Sixth Form C …   Wikipedia

  • chevy — chivvy chivvy v. same as {chivy}. [Also spelled {chivy}, {chevy}, and {chevvy}.] Syn: harass, hassle, harry, beset, plague, molest, provoke. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chevy — Chivy Chiv y, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Chivied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chivying}.] [Cf. {Chevy}.] To goad, drive, hunt, throw, or pitch; to repeatedly cause annoyance or concern to. [Slang, Eng.] [Also spelled {chivvy}, {chevy}, and {chevvy}.] Dickens.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chivied — Chivy Chiv y, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Chivied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chivying}.] [Cf. {Chevy}.] To goad, drive, hunt, throw, or pitch; to repeatedly cause annoyance or concern to. [Slang, Eng.] [Also spelled {chivvy}, {chevy}, and {chevvy}.] Dickens.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chivvy — v. same as {chivy}. [Also spelled {chivy}, {chevy}, and {chevvy}.] Syn: harass, hassle, harry, beset, plague, molest, provoke. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chivvy — Chivy Chiv y, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Chivied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chivying}.] [Cf. {Chevy}.] To goad, drive, hunt, throw, or pitch; to repeatedly cause annoyance or concern to. [Slang, Eng.] [Also spelled {chivvy}, {chevy}, and {chevvy}.] Dickens.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chivy — chivvy chivvy v. same as {chivy}. [Also spelled {chivy}, {chevy}, and {chevvy}.] Syn: harass, hassle, harry, beset, plague, molest, provoke. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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