chimp chimp n. same as {chimpanzee}.

Syn: chimpanzee, Pan troglodytes. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • chimp — [chimp] n. Informal a chimpanzee …   English World dictionary

  • chimp — /chimp/, n. Informal. chimpanzee. [1875 80; by shortening] * * * …   Universalium

  • chimp — [ tʃımp ] noun count INFORMAL a CHIMPANZEE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Chimp — Detective Chimp (dt. Detective Schimpanse oder Schimpansendetektiv) ist der Titel verschiedener Comicreihen die seit 1952 von dem US amerikanischen Verlag DC Comics herausgegeben werden. Veröffentlichung Die erste Geschichte über Detective Chimp… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • chimp — UK [tʃɪmp] / US noun [countable] Word forms chimp : singular chimp plural chimps informal a chimpanzee …   English dictionary

  • chimp — [[t]tʃɪ̱mp[/t]] chimps N COUNT A chimp is the same as a chimpanzee. [INFORMAL] …   English dictionary

  • chimp — /tʃɪmp/ (say chimp) noun Colloquial a chimpanzee …   Australian English dictionary

  • chimp — noun Date: 1877 chimpanzee …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chimp — verb a) To review every image on a digital camera after taking them. b) To get very excited when showing images on a digital camera …   Wiktionary

  • chimp — Someone who follows instructions blindly but never considers the reason. Trained to do something without understanding the reason why (as a trained animal). These reports are a disaster. Didn t anyone understnad why we were doing them? These… …   Dictionary of american slang

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