challis challis  /ˈʃæ li/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a soft lightweight fabric (usually printed)

Usage(s):

  • Those without fur collars were finished off with a fringed wool challis square folded in a triangle around the neck.

News

  1. Missing Glendale girl found in Phoenix

    Police believe Taylor Jo Challis left home to find her older sister who is listed as a runaway.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: ABC 15 Phoenix

  2. Missing 9-year-old Glendale girl located

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- A 9-year-old girl who was reported missing Sunday was found safe Sunday evening, according to a spokesman for the Glendale Police Dept. She was located in Phoenix in the area of 35th Ave. and Bethany Home Rd. She went missing from her home near Northern and 63rd avenues on Sunday morning. Police said Taylor Jo Challis, who also goes by the name Bailey, was last seen at 9 a.m ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: KTVK 3TV Phoenix

Quotes

  1. "I also want to thank my sponsor CITGO for their continuing support," Duno said. "I learned a lot last year with the team I was with, especially from my engineer, Steve Challis, and my spotter, Pancho Carter, but I still have many lessons to...
    on Feb 26, 2008 By: Milka Duno Source: Motorsport.com

  2. "I thought what better place for the Challis family, with what just happened, for them to accept the award on my behalf," Maddon said via conference call from his honeymoon in Europe after being named AL Manager of the Year on Wednesday. "I...
    on Nov 10, 2008 By: Joe Maddon Source: MLB.com

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