[ chahy-uh k ]
/ ˈtʃaɪ ək /
verb (used with object) Australian.
to jeer at; tease; deride.
- chi-square distribution,
- chi-square test,
- chian turpentine,
- chiang ch'ing
Origin of chiack
First recorded in 1870–75; probably alteration of cheek
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to tease or banter
Word Origin for chiack
C19: from chi-hike, a shout or greeting
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