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Definitions of "chap"

  • To cause (the skin) to roughen, redden, or crack, especially as a result of cold or exposure: The headwind chapped the cyclist's lips. verb-transitive
  • To split or become rough and sore: skin that chaps easily in winter. verb-intransitive
  • A sore roughening or splitting of the skin, caused especially by cold or exposure. noun
  • Informal A man or boy; a fellow. noun
  • A man, a fellow. noun
  • A customer, a buyer. noun
  • A child. noun
  • Of the skin, to split or flake due to cold weather or dryness. verb
  • To strike, knock. verb
  • A cleft, crack, or chink, as in the surface of the earth, or in the skin. noun
  • A division; a breach, as in a party. noun
  • A blow; a rap. noun
  • The jaw (often in plural). noun
  • A cleft, crack, or chink, as in the surface of the earth, or in the skin. noun
  • A division; a breach, as in a party. noun
  • A blow; a rap. noun
  • One of the jaws or the fleshy covering of a jaw; -- commonly in the plural, and used of animals, and colloquially of human beings. noun
  • One of the jaws or cheeks of a vise, etc. noun
  • A buyer; a chapman. noun

The word "chap" in example sentences

I wouldn't know if this chap is a waste of space or not N but I do agree with saving the rainforests.. [Norman Baker]

I don ` t know who the chap is doing the review of MP ` s expenses, or what his instructions have been, but I don ` t like it.. [McNulty Escapes With ‘A Talking To’ Shock! « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG]

For example, one chap is scrabbling around trying to make sense of station adjustments.. [Software Quality in Climate Research | Serendipity]

And then you hear the chap is no longer with us, as if the foreground were a busy harbor and out at sea a ship was foundering, comically unattended as it sunk and perished forever.. [If I Could Have a Conversation about It: Decline and Fall « Unknowing]

After listening to a video in which a narrow, scholarly conclusion was advocated as a universal key to Scripture, I suggested to the Colombians watching it with me that the learned chap from the Infallible USA was actually not saying anything very meaningful or useful.. [A Cold Shower « Unknowing]

So the analogy of "taking $10 from the poor chap" is too much, because it carries the moral loading of losing something that was their rightful property, while it's not at all clear that we should or do carry a moral right to dump however much CO2 (or whatever) into the atmosphere as suits us with no thought to the potential consequences for future generations.. [What Kind of Global Warming Skeptic?, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty]

To paraphrase Fred G. Sanford: This severe chap is as funny as a train wreck.. [Think Progress » SC Lt. Gov. compares people getting gov’t help to ‘stray animals’ who ‘breed’ because they don’t know better.]

I'm assuming as it's called 'Wireless' the chap is writing for a radio show?. [Brum Brum!]

Rumours abound that this chap is being lined up to be the new Dr. Who.. [Brian Ruckley · Stuff Various]

It would appear in your picture that the chap is handcuffed to the bed.. [High Risk Arrest (Part 1) « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG]

Therein, one Jack Lennon, clubman and bon vivant, tells a friend identified only as Golden Youth, "The world, dear chap, is the only original and simon-pure synonym for hell.". [“The way of a man with a maid may be too wonderful to know. . .”]

However, I am told by my daughters that this David Tennant chap is rather good, and as one of them is studying Hamlet at school I conquered my fear of hubris about the future and my aversion to Barty Crouch, Jr, and booked the darn things.. [September 2008]

Now, if I could just find an IMDB page for that bewitching chap from the Gerber jars .... [OH JUST RELEASE THE F-ING MOVIE ALREADY]

What do you call a chap with no arms, no legs, and no torso lolling about in London?. [Here comes the bri...AAAAUUGGHHH!!!]

CCHQ have to give a certain chap the favour he deserves.. [Another Senior Tory MP to Stand Down]

Now, this chap is very visibly an octogenarian, getting a bit limp-y when he walks etc.. [Stranded on the M25]

Chap on Social Media

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@nowme_datta: Nirav Modi was arrested at the metro station in London. This chap just never manages to find a cab in that city.


@Fue9oMane t’as lu le dernier chap dmha ?


@GoodCopDown: It was a fine of 3 days pay. Not sure if this chap was arrested, for officer safety they can handcuff now if they are sear…


@izakkunya J'ai pas encore lu le chap mais askip il meurt d'un incendie Bref...


@ba_adli Allah sabırlar versin, başınız sağolsun.😪😪😪 Çok üzücü ama Allah sevdiği kullarını erken yanına alırmış. Mekanı cennet olsun. 🙏🙏🙏

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