chiack

chiack

[chahy-uhk]
verb (used with object) Australian.
to jeer at; tease; deride.
Also, chyack.


Origin:
1870–75; probably alteration of cheek

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chiack or informal (Austral) chyack (ˈtʃaɪæk)
 
vb
1.  to tease or banter
 
n
2.  good-humoured banter
 
[C19: from chi-hike, a shout or greeting]
 
chyack or informal (Austral) chyack
 
vb
 
n
 
[C19: from chi-hike, a shout or greeting]

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