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Chih vs Chib - What's the difference?

chih | chib |

As nouns the difference between chih and chib

is that chih is (label) (chi) while chib is (scotland|geordie|slang) a shiv (makeshift knife).

As a verb chib is

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

chih

English

Alternative forms

* ch'ih

Noun

(en-noun)
  • (label) (chi)
  • 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 ----