To give up or quit: chucked it in a long time ago
[chuhk] /tʃʌk/ verb (used with object) 1. to toss; throw with a quick motion, usually a short distance. 2. Informal. to resign from; relinquish; give up: He’s chucked his job. 3. to pat or tap lightly, as under the chin. 4. Informal. to eject (a person) from a public place (often followed by out): They […]
- Churchyard beetle
noun 1. a blackish nocturnal ground beetle, Blaps mucronata, found in cellars and similar places
noun 1. . noun 1. a year in the ecclesiastical calendar, used especially in reference to the various feast days and special seasons.
[churl] /tʃɜrl/ noun 1. a rude, boorish, or surly person. 2. a peasant; rustic. 3. a niggard; miser: He was a churl in his affections. 4. English History. a freeman of the lowest rank. /tʃɜːl/ noun 1. a surly ill-bred person 2. (archaic) a farm labourer 3. a variant spelling of ceorl n. Old English […]