chivvy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"chivvy" in British English

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chivvyverb [T usually + adv/prep]

uk   us   /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.
(Definition of chivvy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chivvy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 催促, 强求…
in Chinese (Traditional) 催促, 強求…
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