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Other Chum Definition

[n] a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities


brother, buddy, crony, pal, sidekick

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cobber, friend

Misc. Definitions

\Chum\, n. [Perh. a contraction fr. comrade or chamber fellow: cf. also AS. cuma a comer, guest.] A roommate, especially in a college or university; an old and intimate friend.
\Chum\, v. i. [imp. p. p. {Chummed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chumming}.] To occupy a chamber with another; as, to chum together at college. [U. S.]
\Chum\, n. Chopped pieces of fish used as bait. [U. S.]
\Chum\, n. {New chum}, a recent immigrant. [Australia] Chupatty

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