chukka chukka


  1. (n) (polo) one of six divisions into which a polo match is divided
  2. (n) a shoe that comes up to the ankle and is laced through two or three pairs of eyelets; often made of suede



  • Ohio Highway Patrol, union go toe to toe over shoes

    The State Highway Patrol and the troopers’ union are digging in their heels in a dispute over their footwear. The Ohio State Troopers Association contends that new chukka-style shoes being issued to troopers are slick, leading to slips and falls, and come off too easily while wrestling suspects or chasing them on foot.
    on August 9, 2013     Source: The Columbus Dispatch

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