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chivvy

verb [T usually + adv/prep] uk   /ˈtʃɪv.i/ UK informal us  
to encourage someone to do something they do not want to do: He kept putting off writing the report so I had to chivvy him along. I had to chivvy him into writing the report.
Translations of “chivvy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 催促, 強求…
in Chinese (Simplified) 催促, 强求…
(Definition of chivvy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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