Definition of chummily in English:


Pronunciation /ˈCHəməlē/


See chummy

‘I was so impressed the way he just kept going, flicking a bit of water in the snake's face if it wandered a bit too chummily in his direction…’
  • ‘‘Tom!’ I said chummily, all colour simultaneously draining from my face.’
  • ‘As a conversationalist he's blunt and frank, even chummily so, yet not very interesting; and he holds no mysteries.’
  • ‘So The Date Tapes create the illusion that a friend is chummily passing tips on to you.’
  • ‘‘You looked positively wonderful,’ Paige commented, linking her arm through his chummily.’