Word Origin for chiv
Words nearby chiv
How to use chiv in a sentence
Harry poured half a can of oil upon the bearings of the chiv wheel with almost loving tenderness.The Cross-Cut|Courtney Ryley Cooper
But the old Gipsy word chiv-av among its numerous meanings has exactly that of casting, throwing, pitching, and driving.
To chiv in English Gipsy means as much and more than to fix in America, in fact, it is applied to almost any kind of action.
And the third is to p. 352“chiv o manzin apré lati,” or to put the oath upon her, which explains itself.The Gypsies|Charles G. Leland
Chival′ric, Chiv′alrous, pertaining to chivalry: bold: gallant.