chapping chapping

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a boy or man
  2. (n) a long narrow depression in a surface
  3. (n) a crack in a lip caused usually by cold
  4. (n) (usually in the plural) leather leggings without a seat; joined by a belt; often have flared outer flaps; worn over trousers by cowboys to protect their legs
  5. (v) crack due to dehydration

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In extreme cases, chapping leaves lips vulnerable to cold sores, which are caused by the herpes virus and triggered by stress, colds or flu.
  2. In extreme cases, chapping leaves lips vulnerable to cold sores, which are caused by the herpes virus and triggered by stress, colds or flu.
  3. The hunter, his face smeared with seal blood to cut down ice glare and prevent chapping, grabs a 60-lb.

News

  • Our Movember Wish List

    Movember is upon us— and as the first snows fall and the first face-chapping winds whip through city streets, gents across Cleveland are chucking their razors in efforts to increase awareness about men's health.
    on November 12, 2013     Source: Cleveland Scene

Quotes

  1. "I wish you'd all quit pissing him off," said Furyk, half in jest about the constant stream of media questioning about whether Woods had lost his way. "Wish you'd just quit chapping him so much and make him come back and keep proving stuff....
    on Jun 7, 2009 By: Jim Furyk Source: FOXSports.com

  2. Reynolds said: "I'm playing every week in the SPL, as are other guys who are in contention for the squad, so I don't see any reason why I shouldn't be in contention. If I keep putting performances in, I've got to be chapping on the door and asking...
    on Mar 16, 2009 By: Mark Reynolds Source: Team talk

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