chappie

noun
chap·pie | \ˈcha-pē \

Definition of chappie 

British

Examples of chappie in a Sentence

a good-humored chappie from the London office

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Editor’s note: Director Neill Blomkamp is back with his latest film Chappie this weekend. Mark Yarm, WIRED, "Elysium’s Director Thinks His Hellish Paradise Is Our Future. Let’s Hope He’s Wrong," 16 July 2013

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First Known Use of chappie

1821, in the meaning defined above

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