[chous, choush] /tʃaʊs, tʃaʊʃ/
noun, plural chiauses.
(in the Ottoman Empire) a court official who served as an ambassador, emissary, or member of a ceremonial escort.
a Turkish military rank approximating that of sergeant.
[Chinese jyah-ee] /Chinese ˈdʒyɑˈi/ noun, Wade-Giles. 1. . [jyah-ee] /ˈdʒyɑˈi/ noun, Wade-Giles. 1. a city on W Taiwan.
/tʃɪb/ verb chibs, chibbing, chibbed 1. (transitive) to stab or slash with a sharp weapon noun 2. a sharp weapon, such as a knife or razor 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+)
[chee-bah] /ˈtʃiˈbɑ/ noun 1. a city on SE Honshu, in central Japan, near Tokyo. /ˈtʃiːba/ noun 1. an industrial city in central Japan, in SE Honshu on Tokyo Bay. Pop: 880 164 (2002 est) noun Marijuana (1970s+ Narcotics) Related Terms cheeba
- Chiba shop
Related Terms smoke shop verb phrase To find out: I’ll try to smoke out where the bodies are hidden [1720+; fr the use of smoke in order to get bees and other animals out of their domiciles]