chummy

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Etymology[edit]

From chum +‎ -y.

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chummy (comparative chummier or more chummy, superlative chummiest or most chummy)

  1. (informal) friendly; on, or trying to be on, intimate terms

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Noun[edit]

chummy (plural chummies)

  1. chum; mate
  2. (obsolete) A boy who works for a chimney sweep.