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English definition of “chuck sb under the chin”

chuck sb under the chin

to touch especially a younger person in a friendly way under the chin : " Cheer up," she said and chucked the little girl under the chin .Showing affectionTouching and feeling
(Definition of chuck sb under the chin from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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