noun, plural chant·eys.
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Voices rippled from chantey to roundelay and back to chantey again.Strange Stories of the Great Valley|Abbie Johnston Grosvenor
The song or chantey was familiar to deep-sea sailors many years ago.The Dead Men's Song|Champion Ingraham Hitchcock
Then, far across the harbor, I heard the great voice of a chantey man singing while the crew heaved at the windlass.The Great Quest|Charles Boardman Hawes
He was piecing out the chantey and fitting words to it, and succeeding rather well.In the Days of the Guild|Louise Lamprey
That wan't no rum and woman song, that was the old 'Whisky, Johnny' chantey.Fair Harbor|Joseph Crosby Lincoln