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chestnut a nut that grows inside a prickly shell. It has a sweet taste. [4 definitions]
chew to tear or grind between the teeth.
chewing gum a sweet and flavored gum for chewing.
chew out to scold (informal).
chewy needing a lot of chewing.
Cheyenne a member of a Native American people that now lives in Montana and Oklahoma. [2 definitions]
Chicago a city in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is near the southern tip of Lake Michigan.
Chicana a woman or girl of Mexican descent who lives in or is a citizen of the United States.
Chicano a person of Mexican descent who lives in or is a citizen of the United States.
chick a bird that has just hatched or a young bird, especially a young chicken.
chickadee a small North American bird with a gray body and black head and throat.
chicken a common farm bird that is raised for its meat and eggs. [3 definitions]
chicken out (informal) to not do something that one had planned to do, because of getting too scared.
chicken pox a disease that produces a fever and a rash. It is caused by a virus passed from person to person.
chief the most powerful or important person in a group; leader. [3 definitions]
chiefly especially. [2 definitions]
chieftain a leader of a clan or tribe.
chigger the tiny larva of a mite that lives in the skin of animals and causes great itching. It is usually not dangerous but can sometimes spread disease.
child a young human; baby. [2 definitions]
childbirth the act of giving birth to a child.
childhood the period or state of being a child.