chumming chumming

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities
  2. (n) bait consisting of chopped fish and fish oils that are dumped overboard to attract fish
  3. (n) a large Pacific salmon with small spots on its back; an important food fish

Usage(s):

  1. Once you're safely ensconced, deckhands start chumming bloody entrails beside the boat, attracting underwater predators from miles around.
  2. William shows affection for both his parents--chumming up with Charles and protecting Diana.
  3. He puttered around the International Typographical Union's stock farm, chumming up to Holstein-Friesian cattle.

News

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    Actress Diane Keaton chumming up with local ladies celebrating Darien Resident Travis Azous's birthday at L'escale in Greenwich on Monday night, Jun3, 2013.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Greenwich Time

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Quotes

  1. "It's fun to be back in old surroundings, and chumming around with the guys again," said Devereaux. "It's good to get comfortable, have a few practices and get back. It's been a little difficult. But it just means coming a little further down...
    on Feb 19, 2009 By: Boyd Devereaux Source: Toronto Star

  2. "They disliked me in the regular season and I haven't played there in the playoffs yet," Turco said of the Sharks' fans in an interview with NHL.com this week. "I'll be the guy who'll be chumming the waters out there, stirring up some...
    on Apr 25, 2008 By: Marty Turco Source: San Jose Mercury News

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