or chal·lie, chal·ly
- challenge diet,
Origin of challis
Examples from the Web for challis
It is not entirely the fault of either Mr. or Mrs. Challis that they separate; there is much to be said on both sides.Essays on Modern Novelists|William Lyon Phelps
Challis appreciated the position quite clearly, and decided to be good-natured.
"You might throw much light on our mental processes," replied Challis.The Wonder|J. D. Beresford
What had a great deal to do with it was the fact that Mr. Challis had not been enjoying himself.
We venture to assert with Prof. Challis that will, or personal energy, is neither the one nor the other, but the source of both.The Theistic Conception of the World|B. F. (Benjamin Franklin) Cocker
Word Origin for challis
type of fabric for ladies' dresses, 1849, of unknown origin, perhaps from the surname.