Chib vs Chia - What's the difference?

chib | chia |


As nouns the difference between chib and chia

is that chib is (scotland|geordie|slang) a shiv (makeshift knife) while chia is chia.

As a verb chib

is (scotland|geordie|slang) to shiv (stab).

chib

English

Alternative forms

* chiv, shiv, shive

Noun

(en noun)
  • (Scotland, Geordie, slang) A shiv (makeshift knife).
  • Verb

  • (Scotland, Geordie, slang) To shiv (stab).
  • * 2008 , (James Kelman), Kieron Smith, Boy , Penguin 2009, p. 61:
  • And if they had knives too, their gang had all knives and people were going to get chibbed .

    References

    * Scottish Vernacular Dictionary ----

    chia

    English

    (wikipedia chia)

    Noun

  • a Mexican plant, , related to mint; it has blue flowers and seeds from which an edible oil may be derived.
  • , a similar plant.
  • Anagrams

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