Translation of "chivvy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary
chivvy verb [T usually + adv/prep]
/ˈtʃɪv.i/ UK informal
› 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.
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to actEncouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiring
Translations of “chivvy”
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