Definition of Chappies
1. Noun. (plural of chappie) ¹
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Definition of Chappies
1. chappie [n] - See also: chappie
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Literary usage of Chappies
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. My Theatrical and Musical Recollections by Emily Soldene (1897)
"CHAPTER V. The Oxford Music Hall, 1866-1867—The chappies and the Johnnies—The table of the chairman—The ..."
2. The Horseless Age (1896)
"I know two or three chappies who have tried the horseless carriage, but it has been after dark and along streets where the electric lights were not too ..."
3. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1904)
"chappies. chappies Publishing Co Boston. Charity Organ. Charity Organization Society 105 E. 22d St., New York. Charleston Daily Charleston Daily Mail Pub. ..."
4. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by Henry Peter Brougham Brougham and Vaux, Great Britain Court of Chancery, James William Mylne, Baron John Singleton Copley Lyndhurst (1838)
"ing to'charge of chappies, and Robert Scaife of Maryport, to be the °^ ^ the residuary devise to W., their legacies on the real The estate which passed ..."
5. The Revised Reports by Robert Campbell, Frederick Pollock, Oliver Augustus Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead, Great Britain Courts (1900)
"... 10/.; unto James Brockbank, my godson, the son of John Brockbank of chappies, ... and I do hereby constitute and appoint John Brockbank of chappies, ..."
6. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by James William Mylne, Great Britain Court of Chancery, Richard Davis Craig, Charles Christopher Pepys Cottenham (1838)
"... appoint John Brockbank bill by some of chappies, and Robert Scaife of Man/port, to be the of1"6!"5- executors of and to this my last will and testament. ..."