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verb chibs, chibbing or chibbed
  1. (tr) to stab or slash with a sharp weapon
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  1. a sharp weapon, such as a knife or razor
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Word Origin

perhaps related to chiv
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Historical Examples

  • Osiris was said to have been killed by Typhon, and Chib cut off the head of Brahma.

    Phallic Miscellanies

    Hargrave Jennings