see also: Chic
Pronunciation Adjective

chic (comparative chicer, superlative chicest)

  1. Elegant, stylish.
    • 1842 December – 1844 July, Charles Dickens, “From which It will be Seen that Martin Became a Lion on His Own Account. Together with the Reason Why.”, in The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit, London: Chapman and Hall, […], published 1844, OCLC 977517776 ↗, page 277 ↗:
      Mrs. Hominy, sir, is the lady of Major Hominy, one of our chicest spirits; and belongs Toe[sic] one of our most aristocratic families.

Antonyms Translations Noun


  1. (chiefly, uncountable) Good form#Noun|form; style#Noun|style.
  2. (countable) A person with (a particular type of) chic.
  • German: Chic
  • Russian: шик

chic (plural chics)

  1. A kind of ritual buffoon or clown in Yucatec Maya culture.

Proper noun
  1. A diminutive of the male given name Charles.

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