For all the glamour of some local residents, the town itself—known to locals as "chippy" — remains a handsome but modest place.
And he seized the head of chippy, Jr., and began pulling as hard as he knew how.
And Mr. chippy said that nothing would please him more than to do just that.
As time went by, with every new experience and with every new escape, chippy grew larger and wiser and stronger.
But Jasper Jay complained that Mr. chippy was altogether too humble.
Daddy Longlegs pretended not to hear Mr. chippy's suggestion.
Naturally, that threat did not help little Mr. chippy to laugh.
Oatmeal biscuits are all very well, but theyre a trifle too chippy for my taste.
Naturally, chippy, Jr., did not like to be called a “beggar.”
Why, you are not very much bigger than chippy the Chipping Sparrow, only you've got longer legs.
[origin unknown; senses relating to women possibly from the chirping sound of a sparrow, squirrel, or other small creature, suggesting the gay frivolity of such women]