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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champagne a white wine with bubbles originally made in the Champagne region of France.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.
Chang Jiang River the longest river of Asia, flowing from Tibet through central China into the East China Sea. An older name in English for the Chang Jiang River is the Yangtze River.