verb (adverb) (informal)
(transitive) (Brit) to abandon or give up: chuck in a hopeless attempt
(intransitive) (Austral) to contribute to the cost of something
[kron-ik] /ˈkrɒn ɪk/ adjective 1. constant; habitual; inveterate: a chronic liar. 2. continuing a long time or recurring frequently: a chronic state of civil war. 3. having long had a disease, habit, weakness, or the like: a chronic invalid. 4. (of a disease) having long duration (opposed to ). noun 5. Slang. . [kron-ik] /ˈkrɒn […]
[kroh-nak-see, kron-ak-] /ˈkroʊ næk si, ˈkrɒn æk-/ noun, Physiology. 1. the minimum time that an electric current of twice the threshold strength must flow in order to excite a tissue. /ˈkrəʊnæksɪ/ noun 1. (physiol) the minimum time required for excitation of a nerve or muscle when the stimulus is double the minimum (threshold) necessary to […]
1. variant of before a vowel: chronaxie. chron- pref. Variant of chrono-.
[chuhk-uh l-hed] /ˈtʃʌk əlˌhɛd/ noun, Slang. 1. a stupid person; blockhead. /ˈtʃʌkəlˌhɛd/ noun 1. (informal) a stupid person; blockhead; dolt n. also chuckle-head, “blockhead, dolt,” (18c.), with head (n.), the first element perhaps from chuck (n.1). adjective Stupid; dim-witted, dumb: so strangely assembles, so Britishly chuckle-headed (1764+) noun A stupid person (1730s+)