chode

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English

Etymology 1

Formed in 16th–17th century by analogy with other strong verbs.

Verb

chode

  1. (archaic) simple past tense of chide
    • 1611:
      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
Synonyms

Etymology 2

Noun

chode (plural chodes)

  1. (neologism, vulgar) Alternative spelling of choad.