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Origin of chit1
Words nearby chit
Definition for chit (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for chit
We made chit chat and talked about The Trilateral Commission in general terms.
Throughout the day, you would overhear chit-chat about the ongoing tug-of-war between libertarians and social conservatives.
As for using Pollard as a chit, the question remains: for what?
This is the kind of thing that makes for backyard fence chit chat, and it can stick like molasses.Michael Tomasky on How Obama Can Seal the Deal in the Final Days|Michael Tomasky|November 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
There are smiles, idle chit chat, and small courtesies evident as they enter and depart the courtroom.Jerry Sandusky Trial, Day Four: ‘Was Mrs. Sandusky Home?’|Diane Dimond|June 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Then summoning a smart young jemadar with whom he had talked a good deal during the journey, he asked him to read the chit.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
She had no wish to emulate, but neither did she relish feeling provincial, a chit, an outsider.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
That chit of a child set down the biscuit, but she snatched up a big cake worth twice as much.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
But the idea of dressing that chit up in a violet silk gown fit for a married woman!A Charming Fellow, Volume II (of 3)|Frances Eleanor Trollope
May a man not win back to life but a chit of a maid must snatch his chance away?The Reckoning|Robert W. Chambers
British Dictionary definitions for chit (1 of 2)
- a note or memorandum
- a requisition or receipt