Definition of 'chaps'
Example sentences containing 'chaps'
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Some of the chaps out there, the subalterns, were at Eton in my house for the little time I lasted.THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2002)
"Remember your chaps, all fifty of them, understand they are conducting a critical mission on behalf of Mother Russia.NIMITZ CLASS (2002)
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