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chummy

adjective chum·my \ˈchə-mē\

: very friendly

chum·mi·erchum·mi·est

Full Definition of CHUMMY

:  quite friendly
chum·mi·ly \ˈchə-mə-lē\ adverb
chum·mi·ness \ˈchə-mē-nəs\ noun

Examples of CHUMMY

  1. She was getting chummy with the reporters.
  2. <the neighboring families know each other but are hardly chummy>

First Known Use of CHUMMY

1884
CHUMMILY Defined for Kids

chummy

adjective chum·my \ˈchə-mē\
chum·mi·erchum·mi·est

Definition of CHUMMY for Kids

:  very friendly <He slapped me on the back in a chummy way.>

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