Usage examples for chit

  1. The sketches called the " Life of John Smith," " Society Chit- Chat," and " Aristocratic Education" appeared in Puck. – Literary Lapses by Stephen Leacock
  2. He was annoyed at himself for being annoyed with this chit of a girl. – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  3. I can remember her buying turnips of my father when I was a mere chit. – The Fat and the Thin by Emile Zola
  4. He opened his mouth, then shut it as if he'd thought better of the answer which he meant to make to this chit. – The Disturbing Charm by Berta Ruck
  5. Who is, you impertinent, greedy little chit? – When Love Calls by Stanley J. Weyman
  6. She had always, she said, been dotingly fond of children, and it was certainly very shocking to send such a chit as the little Count to London by himself. – Devereux, Book I. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  7. The Child saw her stiffen herself suddenly, with a low chit of warning which sounded as if it might have come from anywhere. – Children of the Wild by Charles G. D. Roberts
  8. What care I for thy chit? – The Pirate Woman by Aylward Edward Dingle
  9. The bartender nonchalantly swept the dollar into the cash drawer and resumed his chit- chat with the tall man. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  10. " I know what I mean," answered the little old fellow in tones of mock indignation, " and I'll not allow a chit of a girl to correct my astronomy. – A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties by Charles Major
  11. Led by the nose by a saucy little chit who knows how to display her charms as well as her pearls! – The Pirate Woman by Aylward Edward Dingle
  12. Rollin and Plutarch were discarded for modern authors, or for simple chit- chat about mamma, papa, and little ones at home. – Idle Hour Stories by Eugenia Dunlap Potts
  13. My only auditor was a little striped squirrel, who disappeared with a chit, leaving an acorn with the marks of his teeth upon it, which I picked up, wondering if I could not also live upon acorns. – The Magician's Show Box and Other Stories by Lydia Maria Child
  14. Then the aunts grew angry as well and said: " How dare this young chit insult us in such a manner!" – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  15. And he said to himself, secretly annoyed: Dash the infernal chit. – The Pretty Lady by Arnold E. Bennett
  16. What had that chit of a girl done to earn her immunity from self- defendings and the petty anxieties? – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  17. " That child will be a proud chit and an original, like her father," he would say in his ugly moods. – Fromont and Risler, Complete by Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009