Stories We Like: A Guide to the Comma
chapped (chāpt)adj. Having or relating to skin that is dry, scaly, and fissured, owing to excessive evaporation of moisture from the skin surface.
Angry; pissed off (1960s+)
A man; fellow; guy, joe •Predominantly British use: Which of you chaps is ready?/ This may amuse the chappies
[1700s+; fr a shortening of chapman, ''peddler; peddler's customer,'' hence analogous with customer in the same sense]