Origin of chad
Examples from the Web for chad
Contemporary Examples of chad
Diplomats from Egypt, Chad, Tunisia, Algeria and Sudan have met in Cairo to discuss how to halt the violence in Libya.Libya’s Proxy Apocalypse
August 27, 2014
The winner of the primary is likely to face Shawnee County district attorney Chad Taylor in November.D-Day for Milton Wolf, Obama’s Tea Party Cousin, in Kansas Senate Primary
August 5, 2014
Aided by Democratic PR professionals Chad Griffin and Kristin Schake, they find them.How the Tide Turned on Gay Marriage
June 20, 2014
As far as celebrity doppelgangers go, no one can top comic actor Will Ferrell and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith.Viral Video of the Day: Will Ferrell and Chad Smith Drum-Off
May 23, 2014
Words had been exchanged and the texter, Chad Oulson, had stood up and may have thrown a bag of popcorn.The Movie Murder 911 Tape: Victim’s Last Breaths, With Shooter Nearby
January 25, 2014
Historical Examples of chad
But like a flash Nora got behind her chair, putting it between herself and Chad.
She made a motion of her hand as if dismissing him, but Chad never moved.
Here is the sketch: it's pretty good of Nora, but of course it's a caricature of Chad.
And he isn't up to Chad's tricks, or the set he's got him into.
Phil was speaking sharply,—I wondered Nora and Chad didn't hear him.
Word Origin for chad
also Mr. Chad, graffiti drawing of a head peering over a fence or wall, with the caption, "Wot, no ______?" (the U.S. version usually had "Kilroy was here"), in reaction to shortages and rationing, 1945, British, of unknown origin.
African nation, former French colony (Tchad), independent since 1960, named for Lake Chad, which is from a local word meaning "lake, large expanse of water." An ironic name for such a desert country.
"hanging flap or piece after a hole is punched in paper," a word unknown to most people until the 2000 U.S. presidential election (when the outcome hinged on partially punched paper ballots in some Florida counties), attested by 1930, of unknown origin.