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Meaning of "Chifley" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHIFLEY

Chifley  [ˈtʃɪflɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHIFLEY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Chifley is 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.

WHAT DOES CHIFLEY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of Chifley in the English dictionary

The definition of Chifley in the dictionary is Joseph Benedict. 1885–1951, Australian statesman; prime minister of Australia.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHIFLEY


beautifully
ˈbjuːtɪflɪ
fishwifely
ˈfɪʃˌwaɪflɪ
housewifely
ˈhaʊsˌwaɪflɪ
rifely
ˈraɪflɪ
safely
ˈseɪflɪ
sniffly
ˈsnɪflɪ
stiffly
ˈstɪflɪ
unbeautifully
ʌnˈbjuːtɪflɪ
unsafely
ʌnˈseɪflɪ
unwifely
ʌnˈwaɪflɪ
wifely
ˈwaɪflɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHIFLEY

Chiengmai
chiffchaff
chiffon
chiffonade
chiffonier
chiffonnier
chiffony
chifforobe
chigetai
chigga
chigger
chignon
chignoned
chigoe
Chigwell
Chihli
Chihuahua

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHIFLEY

alley
Ashley
bailey
Bentley
Berkeley
Bradley
fley
Harley
hurley
ley
Marley
Oakley
Riley
Shipley
smiley
Stanley
the life of Riley
trolley
valley
Wesley

Synonyms and antonyms of Chifley in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Chifley» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHIFLEY

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

Translator English - Chinese

奇夫利
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Chifley
570 millions of speakers

English

Chifley
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Chifley
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

شفلي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Чифли
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Chifley
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Chifley
260 millions of speakers

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Chifley
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Chifley
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Chifley
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

チフリ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

치 플리
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Chifley
85 millions of speakers
vi

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Chifley
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Chifley
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिफली
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Chifley
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Chifley
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Chifley
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Чіфлі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Chifley
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Chifley
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Chifley
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Chifley
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Chifley
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Chifley

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHIFLEY»

The term «Chifley» is normally little used and occupies the 110.453 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Chifley

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHIFLEY»

Discover the use of Chifley in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Chifley and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Chifley: A Life
In his important study, David Day has given Chifley his due and set him in the context of his time. ′Well paced, clearly written and well informed on the times and the context .
David Day, 2007
2
A Local Man: A Play about Ben Chifley
Ben Chifley has been called Australia's best-loved prime minister.
Bob Ellis, Robin McLachlan, 2005
3
Division of Labour: Industrial Relations in the Chifley ...
Popularly believed to be the work of agitators sent by Moscow, the labor unrest during this period was actually due to other, more domestic factors. Here, Sheridan presents an authoritative account of the events and people of this era.
Tom Sheridan, 1989
4
Inter-Basin Water Transfer: Case Studies from Australia, ...
For years, Chifley had studied banking laws and practice, and he was gradually recognised as an able administrator with a sound knowledge of finance. In 1936, he was appointed a member of the Royal Commission on Banking, whose report  ...
Fereidoun Ghassemi, Ian White, 2007
5
Excel School Certificate Australian History, Civics and ...
Despite the achievements of his government, Labor under Chifley became increasingly unpopular. Chifley sought to keep a tight rein on the economy, hoping to avoid the mistakes of the depression. This led him to maintain several wartime ...
Ken Webb, 2003
6
People in Power
Joseph Benedict Chifley was born in Bathurst,NSW,theson of a blacksmith. He spent many years working or living on his grandfather's farm and attending a local school. During his youth he spent numerous hours reading books and later in life ...
George Moore, 2001
7
A Life on the Left: A Biography of Clyde Cameron
And Ben Chifley would be in the front rank of the saints. Cameron once said: 'It was easy almost to worship Ben Chifley. He was a very honourable man with a gentle dignity.' Later, in his 1991 Chifley Memorial Lecture at the University of ...
Bill Guy, 1999
8
Crusade Or Conspiracy?: Catholics and the Anti-Communist ...
Ben Chifley died unexpectedly in Canberra on 12 June. A priest had been called to anoint him. Although he had married outside the Church, possibly so his wife would not lose the support of her Presbyterian community during his absences, ...
Bruce Duncan, 2001
9
Australian History for Dummies
As Chifley put it, 'I try to think of the Labor movement [as] bringing something better to the people, better standards of living, greater happiness to the mass of the people. We have a great objective — the light on the hill — which we aim to reach ...
Alex McDermott, 2011
10
Gough Whitlam: A Moment in History : the Biography
16 Chifley in Crisp, Ben Chifley, p. 186. 17 Whitlam, 'A passion for the Constitution'. 18 Weeks, 'Owen, Sir William Francis Langer (1899–1972)'. 19 Hughes, 'Address: Supreme Court Judges' Dinner'. 20 Gough Whitlam, interview with author, ...
Jenny Hocking, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHIFLEY»

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1
Peppa pig or politics? What is the ABC for?
Cassidy appears to have forgotten the Curtin and Chifley governments' standing committee on broadcasting — the “stand-over committee” ... «The Australian, Jul 15»
2
The trouble with 'independence' in statutory authorities and other …
Especially when Labor returned to office in the 1940s, a major objective of treasurer Ben Chifley (also prime minister from 1945 to 1949) was to ... «Brisbane Times, Jul 15»
3
Laureate acquires Chifley Business School
The first courses to be delivered by the newly-named Chifley Business School at Torrens University Australia will start in September 2015. «The Australian Financial Review, Jul 15»
4
We don't want more government
The vote delivered Bill Shorten instead of the man in the Chifley and Curtin mould, Anthony Albanese, the man the grass roots wanted. «The Daily Advertiser, Jul 15»
5
Seven firearms, jewellery, cash, pythons and drugs seized; two …
About 6.15pm (Thursday 2 July 2015), officers attached to Chifley Local Area Command executed a search warrant at a home on Carcoar ... «NSW Police Online, Jul 15»
6
Media Watch Dog: Emma Alberici's howlers, and Piers Akerman …
This was further exacerbated by the blurb contained in the jacket of his work on Chifley — “like Curtin before him, Chifley had affairs”. An affront ... «The Australian, Jul 15»
7
Australia Indonesia Association promotes cultural friendship for 70 …
On one hand, prime minister at the time Ben Chifley went back on a promise made early in the war to let the Dutch train up an army of 30,000 ... «The Canberra Times, Jul 15»
8
Two arrested in Blayney as firearms, cash, cannabis and snakes …
At about 6.15pm officers attached to Chifley Local Area Command executed a search warrant at a home on Carcoar Street. It will be alleged, ... «Blayney Chronicle, Jul 15»
9
Logs miss motorist by less than a metre
The Gibbs Logging truck and dog trailer combination was travelling west in Chifley Road and negotiating a sharp left-hand bend near the Mort ... «Oberon Review, Jul 15»
10
Chifley Securities posts $300m loan growth in first six months
Non-bank lender Chifley Securities has reported a massive growth in volumes, having written $300 million worth of loans in just six months ... «Mortgage Business, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Chifley [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/chifley>. Sep 2019 ».
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