chivvying chivvying

Definition(s):

  • (v) annoy continually or chronically

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Despite chivvying from Henry Wallace and articles in the liberal Catholic magazine Commonweal, Meany stood firm.
  2. When he worked on his lines, crosshatching, chiseling and chivvying for the right word, a bottle might stand untouched all day at his elbow.
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