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chivvier (plural chivviers)
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- Agent noun of chivvy: one who chivvies; especially a hunter.
- 1960, P. G. Wodehouse, Jeeves in the Offing, chapter XII:
- She greeted me with one of those piercing view-halloos which she had picked up on the hunting field in the days when she had been an energetic chivvier of the British fox.