HyperDic: chummy

English > 2 senses of the word chummy:
ADJECTIVEallchummy, matey, pally, palsy-walsy(used colloquially) having the relationship of friends or pals
allchummy, buddy-buddy, thick(used informally) associated on close terms
chummy > pronunciation
Soundschah'miy
Rhymesacademy ... yummy: 83 rhymes with miy...
English > chummy: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaning(used colloquially) having the relationship of friends or pals.
Synonymsmatey, pally, palsy-walsy
Broaderfriendlycharacteristic of or befitting a friend
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression
Nounschuma close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities
chumminessthe quality of affording easy familiarity and sociability
English > chummy: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaning(used informally) associated on close terms.
Example "the bartender was chummy with the regular customers"
Synonymsbuddy-buddy, thick
BroadercloseClose in relevance or relationship
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression
Nounschuma close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities
chumminessthe quality of affording easy familiarity and sociability

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