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chaffs

verb
present tense third-person singular of chaff

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1 to make fun of in a good-natured way
  • chaffed her about the brightly colored shirt she had received as a gift

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2 to make jokes
  • a coworker who likes to chaff at others' expense, and this often results in hurt feelings

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“Chaffs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chaffs. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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