- Rhymes: -əʊd
Formed in 16th–17th century by analogy with other strong verbs.
- (archaic) simple past tense of
- And Jacob was wroth, and chode with Laban: and Jacob answered and said to Laban, What is my trespass? what is my sin, that thou hast so hotly pursued after me? — KJB, Genesis 31:36
- And the people chode with Moses, and spake, saying, Would God that we had died when our brethren died before the LORD! KJB, Numbers 20:30
chode (plural chodes)