Definition of chib in English:

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chib

Pronunciation: /tʃɪb/
Scottish

noun

A knife used as a weapon.
Example sentences
  • Not surprisingly, this reasoning did not impress him, who challenged the man to a duel, with chibs as the weapons of choice.

verb (chibs, chibbing, chibbed)

[with object]
Stab (someone).

Origin

Perhaps a variant of shiv.

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