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    chaff - Dictionary definition and meaning for word chaff

    Definition
    (noun) material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
    Synonyms : husk , shuck , stalk , straw , stubble
    Definition
    (noun) foil in thin strips; ejected into the air as a radar countermeasure Definition
    (verb) be silly or tease one another
    Synonyms : banter , jolly , josh , kid
    Example Sentence
    • After we relaxed, we just kidded around
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for chaff

chaff -> haff -> half; if a work is half done then it is worthless.

sounds like saaf. Jab wheat ko saaf karte hain to worthless material nikalta hai.

sounds like COUGH...it is always worthless. as evryone throughs it out of throat...

He CHAFFED and we LAUGHED

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chef gets to eat worthless outer cover ie chaff

When my mom used to separate worthless things from rice chaff chaff sound used to come 

The chef chunked the chaff.

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