[Chinese chyuhng-joh] /Chinese ˈtʃyʌŋˈdʒoʊ/
[kyoo-see] /ˈkyu si/ noun 1. a town in central Italy, in Tuscany; Etruscan tombs.
[shiv] /ʃɪv/ noun 1. . /tʃɪv; ʃɪv/ noun 1. a knife verb chivs, chivving, chivved, shivs, shivving, shivved 2. to stab (someone) Related Terms shiv modifier : something better than shitwork jobs noun Menial and tedious work; degrading routine work; scut work: the boredom, the shitwork, the perpetual deadlines (1960s+)
[shi-val-rik, shiv-uh l-rik] /ʃɪˈvæl rɪk, ˈʃɪv əl rɪk/ adjective 1. pertaining to ; . adj. 1797, from chivalry + -ic. Pronounced by poets with accent on the middle syllable, and because they are the only ones who need it, that pronunciation might as well be accepted.
[shiv-uh l-ruh s] /ˈʃɪv əl rəs/ adjective 1. having the qualities of , as courage, courtesy, and loyalty. 2. considerate and courteous to women; gallant. 3. gracious and honorable toward an enemy, especially a defeated one, and toward the weak or poor. /ˈʃɪvəlrəs/ adjective 1. gallant; courteous 2. involving chivalry adj. mid-14c., from Old French […]