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chain a row of links, usually made of metal, that are joined together and used to pull, hold, or fasten something. [5 definitions]
chair a piece of furniture for one person to sit on. A chair has four legs, a back, and sometimes arms. [2 definitions]
chairlift a line of chairs hanging from a moving cable, used to carry people up or down a mountain. A chairlift is used at a ski slope.
chairman a man who is in charge of a meeting or committee.
chairperson a person who is in charge of a meeting or committee.
chalk a soft, white limestone that comes mostly from tiny sea shells. [3 definitions]
chalkboard a smooth, dark board to be written on with chalk; blackboard.
chalk up to score; earn. [2 definitions]
challenge an invitation to enter into a fight or other contest of skill. [6 definitions]
chamber a room. [5 definitions]
chameleon a lizard that is able to change its skin color to match its environment.
champagne a white wine with bubbles originally made in the Champagne region of France.
champion a person or animal that has taken first place in a contest or game; winner. [3 definitions]
championship (sometimes plural) one or more contests held to decide the champion. [2 definitions]
chance the quality of happening by accident and without being planned or predicted. [8 definitions]
chance it (informal) to take the risk of some bad thing happening.
chancellor the head of state in Austria or Germany. [2 definitions]
chandelier a single light fixture that hangs from the ceiling and holds several lights. A chandelier is often used for decoration as well as for lighting a room. Some chandeliers are very large and found only in very formal rooms. Originally, chandeliers held real candles.
change to make different; alter the content or form of. [10 definitions]
changing becoming different; shifting; varying.
changing of the guard a ceremony in which a guard is replaced by another guard.