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Meaning of "chaffer" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CHAFFER

Chaffare, from chep bargain + fare journey.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF CHAFFER

chaffer  [ˈtʃæfə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHAFFER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Chaffer is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb chaffer in English.

WHAT DOES CHAFFER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Chaffer

Chaffer is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: ▪ Ross Chaffer, Australian sprint canoeist ▪ Norman Chaffer, Australian businessman ▪ Don and Lori Chaffer, founding members of the band Waterdeep...

Definition of chaffer in the English dictionary

The first definition of chaffer in the dictionary is to haggle or bargain. Other definition of chaffer is to chatter, talk, or say idly; bandy. Chaffer is also to deal in; barter.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CHAFFER

PRESENT

Present
I chaffer
you chaffer
he/she/it chaffers
we chaffer
you chaffer
they chaffer
Present continuous
I am chaffering
you are chaffering
he/she/it is chaffering
we are chaffering
you are chaffering
they are chaffering
Present perfect
I have chaffered
you have chaffered
he/she/it has chaffered
we have chaffered
you have chaffered
they have chaffered
Present perfect continuous
I have been chaffering
you have been chaffering
he/she/it has been chaffering
we have been chaffering
you have been chaffering
they have been chaffering
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I chaffered
you chaffered
he/she/it chaffered
we chaffered
you chaffered
they chaffered
Past continuous
I was chaffering
you were chaffering
he/she/it was chaffering
we were chaffering
you were chaffering
they were chaffering
Past perfect
I had chaffered
you had chaffered
he/she/it had chaffered
we had chaffered
you had chaffered
they had chaffered
Past perfect continuous
I had been chaffering
you had been chaffering
he/she/it had been chaffering
we had been chaffering
you had been chaffering
they had been chaffering
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will chaffer
you will chaffer
he/she/it will chaffer
we will chaffer
you will chaffer
they will chaffer
Future continuous
I will be chaffering
you will be chaffering
he/she/it will be chaffering
we will be chaffering
you will be chaffering
they will be chaffering
Future perfect
I will have chaffered
you will have chaffered
he/she/it will have chaffered
we will have chaffered
you will have chaffered
they will have chaffered
Future perfect continuous
I will have been chaffering
you will have been chaffering
he/she/it will have been chaffering
we will have been chaffering
you will have been chaffering
they will have been chaffering
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would chaffer
you would chaffer
he/she/it would chaffer
we would chaffer
you would chaffer
they would chaffer
Conditional continuous
I would be chaffering
you would be chaffering
he/she/it would be chaffering
we would be chaffering
you would be chaffering
they would be chaffering
Conditional perfect
I would have chaffer
you would have chaffer
he/she/it would have chaffer
we would have chaffer
you would have chaffer
they would have chaffer
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been chaffering
you would have been chaffering
he/she/it would have been chaffering
we would have been chaffering
you would have been chaffering
they would have been chaffering
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you chaffer
we let´s chaffer
you chaffer
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to chaffer
Past participle
chaffered
Present Participle
chaffering
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHAFFER


flaffer
ˈflæfə
gaffer
ˈɡæfə
jafa
ˈdʒæfə
Jaffa
ˈdʒæfə
Kaffir
ˈkæfə
Kafir
ˈkæfə
piaffer
pɪˈæfə
sclaffer
ˈsklæfə
Shaffer
ˈʃæfə
Staffa
ˈstæfə
zaffer
ˈzæfə
zaffre
ˈzæfə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHAFFER

chaetae
chaetal
chaetiferous
chaetodon
chaetognath
chaetopod
chafe
chafe at the bit
chafer
chaff
chaff-cutter
chafferer
chaffery
chaffier
chaffiest
chaffinch
chaffingly
chaffy
chafing dish
chaft

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHAFFER

agree to differ
bluffer
Bonhoeffer
buffer
cash offer
chauffer
counteroffer
differ
huffer
job offer
offer
on offer
puffer
quaffer
sniffer
special offer
staffer
stocking stuffer
stuffer
suffer

Synonyms and antonyms of chaffer in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «chaffer» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHAFFER

Find out the translation of chaffer to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of chaffer from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «chaffer» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

chaffer
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

chaffer
570 millions of speakers

English

chaffer
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मोल-भाव
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المساومة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

выторговать
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

chaffer
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দর-কষাকষি করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hanneton
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Chaffer
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

chaffer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

チェーファー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

chaffer
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nggoleki
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mặt cả
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பேரம் செய்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चोर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

çekişme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

baratto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

chaffer
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

виторгувати
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

chaffer
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

CHAFFER
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

march
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

chaffer
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

chaffer
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of chaffer

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHAFFER»

The term «chaffer» is regularly used and occupies the 59.385 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHAFFER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about chaffer

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHAFFER»

Discover the use of chaffer in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to chaffer and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Learning JQuery
Create better interaction, design, and web development with simple JavaScript techniques.
Jonathan Chaffer, Karl Swedberg, 2011
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JQuery Reference Guide: A Comprehensive Exploration of the ...
This book and eBook is a comprehensive exploration of the popular JavaScript library
Jonathan Chaffer, Karl Swedberg, 2010
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The Weekly Reporter
Chancery. for her separate use, without power of anticipation, and after her decease to her children, and in default of such children in trust for his three sons, William Chaffer, Thomas Chaffer, and Benjamin Chaffer. And the testator gave all the ...
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Genealogy of the Purchase Family in Britain and Southern ...
1526 Letter from Una and Kenneth Chaffer, Darley Head, Harrogate, N. Yorkshire , England to Nancy Purchase (Chaffer #2 Family Bible and Family of Purchase Wall Chart). The Chaffer chart obtained in England Jun 1990 had "4 sons" on it.
Nancy R. Purchase, H. Graham Purchase, 2008
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Frémont, Explorer for a Restless Nation
Contents. Foreword Acknowledgments Introduction CHAFFER I The Nomad Strain CHAPTER II An Explorer's Apprenticeship CHAPTER III A Fork in the Trail CHAFFER IV Toward the Setting Sun CHAFFER V The Wind of Discovery CHAFFER ...
Ferol Egan, 1977
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Learning jQuery - Fourth Edition
Once you have thoroughly covered the basics, the book returns to each concept to cover more advanced examples and techniques.This book is for web designers who want to create interactive elements for their designs, and for developers who ...
Jonathan Chaffer, 2013
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Geoactive: Global Geography : Teacher Guide
The Geoactive 1 series consists of a comprehensive Teacher Guide which features: Full-colour presentation with notes wrapped around student book double pages Syllabus links, teaching points and answers to activities Additional worksheets ...
John Paine, Lorraine Chaffer, Paul McCartan, 2010
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Handbook of Farm, Dairy and Food Machinery Engineering
higher velocity air stream is channeled in a pre-winnowing process to the front of the chaffer to help fluidize the mat of grain entering the sieves. Air flow is critical and should be increased as crop flow increases to fluidize the crop mat allowing  ...
Myer Kutz, 2013
9
With the East Surreys in Tunisia and Italy 1942 - 1945: ...
Veterans' Accounts, Woodhouse, Memoirs (unpublished). Chapter 9 . Veterans' Accounts, Chaffer. . Fenby, Alliance, pp. 236—7. . Carver, op cit., p. 108. . Ibid. . Ibid, p. 118. . Veterans' Accounts, Chaffer. . Linklater, The Campaign in Italy, pp.
Bryn Evans, 2012
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Essentials of Catholic Radicalism: An Introduction to the ...
Rediscovering Reason for Today 25 Reason as Foundation for Faith 26 Reason between Life and Death 32 Chaffer 2. Theology between Physics and Biology 39 Theology and Physics 40 Theology and Biology 47 Chaffer 3. Revisiting ...
Corneliu C. Simut, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHAFFER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term chaffer is used in the context of the following news items.
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Shell to check for benzene
Roxana residents from Illinois Route 111 to Chaffer Avenue, between First and Eighth streets, started receiving letters last week telling them ... «Alton Telegraph, Jul 15»
2
Meeting leaves some questions unanswered
Chaffer Avenue and East Fourth Street in Roxana, located right next to the ConocoPhillips refinery fence, remain the center of activity for ... «Alton Telegraph, Jul 15»
3
Letter: Getting shot 'not a racial thing, just a stupid thing'
They know and respect the law and their fellow citizens, regardless of race. You just can't fix stupid. Roy Chaffer, Sparks. Read or Share this ... «Reno Gazette Journal, Jul 15»
4
Fixing tourism
“It costs more to fly to western Nepal for a tourist than to fly to Europe,” said Jo Chaffer of KE Adventure, one of the largest independent ... «Nepali times, Jul 15»
5
Turning point in Nepalese tourism
Opening the presentation, Jo Chaffer of KE Adventure, from the UK, said that Nepal had been in its top 10 selling destinations for many years. «eTurboNews, Jul 15»
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Experts say Nepal tourism will need time to recover
“Nepal used to be our best selling destination, but numbers have been on a declining trend after the Maoist insurgency,” said Jo Chaffer of the ... «E Kantipur, Jun 15»
7
As it happened: Germany vs. USA
Germany were beaten 2-0 by the United States in the World Cup semifinals in Montreal. DW's Alex Chaffer provided live coverage of the match. «Deutsche Welle, Jun 15»
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Full text access provided to Google
Article | PubMed | ISI | CAS |; Scheel C, Eaton EN, Li SH, Chaffer CL, Reinhardt F, Kah KJ et al. Paracrine and autocrine signals induce and ... «Nature.com, Jun 15»
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Basingstoke and North Hants seconds suffer six wicket loss at Havant
Chaffer was the leading Basingstoke wicket taker with a brace. The second team are in action this weekend when they entertain St Cross II. «Basingstoke Gazette, Jun 15»
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The Berlin Final
... beat Juventus 3-1 in Berlin to win their fifth Champions League title. DW's Alex Chaffer provided live coverage of the match, which you can recap here. «Deutsche Welle, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Chaffer [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/chaffer>. Feb 2020 ».
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