Anarchic - (a.) Alt. of Anarchical
Anarchical - (a.) Pertaining to anarchy; without rule or government; in
political confusion; tending to produce anarchy; as, anarchic
despotism; anarchical opinions.
Antimonarchic - () Alt. of Antimonarchical
Antimonarchical - () Opposed to monarchial government.
Archical - (pref.) Chief; primary; primordial.
Bacchic - (a.) Alt. of Bacchical
Bacchical - (a.) Of or relating to Bacchus; hence, jovial, or
Bechic - () Pertaining to, or relieving, a cough.
Bechic - (n.) A medicine for relieving coughs.
Bronchic - (a.) Bronchial.
Chica - (n.) A red coloring matter. extracted from the Bignonia Chica,
used by some tribes of South American Indians to stain the skin.
Chica - (n.) A fermented liquor or beer made in South American from a
decoction of maize.
Chica - (n.) A popular Moorish, Spanish, and South American dance, said
to be the original of the fandango, etc.
Chicane - (n.) The use of artful subterfuge, designed to draw away
attention from the merits of a case or question; -- specifically
applied to legal proceedings; trickery; chicanery; caviling; sophistry.
Chicane - (n.) To use shifts, cavils, or artifices.
Chicaner - (n.) One who uses chicanery.
Chicanery - (n.) Mean or unfair artifice to perplex a cause and obscure
the truth; stratagem; sharp practice; sophistry.
Chiccory - (n.) See Chicory.
Chiches - (pl. ) of Chich
Chich - (n.) The chick-pea.
Chicha - (n.) See Chica.
Chichevache - (n.) A fabulous cow of enormous size, whose food was
patient wives, and which was therefore in very lean condition.
Chichling - (n.) Alt. of Chichling vetch
Chichling vetch - (n.) A leguminous plant (Lathyrus sativus), with broad
flattened seeds which are sometimes used for food.
Chick - (v. i.) To sprout, as seed in the ground; to vegetate.
Chick - (n.) A chicken.
Chick - (n.) A child or young person; -- a term of endearment.
Chickabiddy - (n.) A chicken; a fowl; also, a trivial term of endearment
for a child.
Chickadee - (n.) A small bird, the blackcap titmouse (Parus
atricapillus), of North America; -- named from its note.
Chickaree - (n.) The American red squirrel (Sciurus Hudsonius); -- so
called from its cry.
Chickasaws - (n. pl.) A tribe of North American Indians (Southern
Appalachian) allied to the Choctaws. They formerly occupied the
northern part of Alabama and Mississippi, but now live in the Indian
Chicken - (n.) A young bird or fowl, esp. a young barnyard fowl.
Chicken - (n.) A young person; a child; esp. a young woman; a maiden.
Chicken-breasted - (a.) Having a narrow, projecting chest, caused by
forward curvature of the vertebral column.
Chicken-hearted - (a.) Timid; fearful; cowardly.
Chicken pox - () A mild, eruptive disease, generally attacking children
Chickling - (n.) A small chick or chicken.
Chick-pea - (n.) A Small leguminous plant (Cicer arietinum) of Asia,
Africa, and the south of Europe; the chich; the dwarf pea; the gram.
Chick-pea - (n.) Its nutritious seed, used in cookery, and especially,
when roasted (parched pulse), as food for travelers in the Eastern
Chickweed - (n.) The name of several caryophyllaceous weeds, especially
Stellaria media, the seeds and flower buds of which are a favorite food
of small birds.
Chicky - (n.) A chicken; -- used as a diminutive or pet name, especially
in calling fowls.
Chicory - (n.) A branching perennial plant (Cichorium Intybus) with
bright blue flowers, growing wild in Europe, Asia, and America; also
cultivated for its roots and as a salad plant; succory; wild endive.
Chicory - (n.) The root, which is roasted for mixing with coffee.
Climatarchic - (a.) Presiding over, or regulating, climates.
Colchicine - (n.) A powerful vegetable alkaloid, C17H19NO5, extracted
from the Colchicum autumnale, or meadow saffron, as a white or
yellowish amorphous powder, with a harsh, bitter taste; -- called also
Colchicum - (n.) A genus of bulbous-rooted plants found in many parts of
Europe, including the meadow saffron.
Czechic - (a.) Of or pertaining to the Czechs.
Dabchick - (n.) A small water bird (Podilymbus podiceps), allied to the
grebes, remarkable for its quickness in diving; -- called also
dapchick, dobchick, dipchick, didapper, dobber, devil-diver,
hell-diver, and pied-billed grebe.
Dipchick - (n.) See Dabchick.
Dobchick - (n.) See Dabchick.
Elenchical - (a.) Pertaining to an elench.
Elenchically - (adv.) By means of an elench.
Ellachick - (n.) A fresh-water tortoise (Chelopus marmoratus) of
California; -- used as food.
Heptarchic - (a.) Of or pertaining to a heptarchy; constituting or
consisting of a heptarchy.
Hierarchic - (a.) Pertaining to a hierarch.
Hierarchical - (a.) Pertaining to a hierarchy.
Hylarchical - (a.) Presiding over matter.
Machicolated - (a.) Having machicolations.
Machicolation - (n.) An opening between the corbels which support a
projecting parapet, or in the floor of a gallery or the roof of a
portal, shooting or dropping missiles upen assailants attacking the
base of the walls. Also, the construction of such defenses, in general,
when of this character. See Illusts. of Battlement and Castle.
Machicolation - (n.) The act of discharging missiles or pouring burning
or melted substances upon assailants through such apertures.
Machicoulis - (n.) Same as Machicolation.
Monarchic - (a.) Alt. of Monarchical
Monarchical - (a.) Of or pertaining to a monarch, or to monarchy.
Oligarchic - (a.) Alt. of Oligarchical
Oligarchical - (a.) Of or pertaining to oligarchy, or government by a
Patriarchic - (a.) Patriarchal.
Peachick - (n.) The chicken of the peacock.
Pichiciago - (n.) A small, burrowing, South American edentate
(Chlamyphorus truncatus), allied to the armadillos. The shell is
attached only along the back.
Psychic - (a.) Alt. of Psychical
Psychical - (a.) Of or pertaining to the human soul, or to the living
principle in man.
Psychical - (a.) Of or pertaining to the mind, or its functions and
diseases; mental; -- contrasted with physical.
Psychics - (n.) Psychology.
Sea chickweed - () A fleshy plant (Arenaria peploides) growing in large
tufts in the sands of the northern Atlantic seacoast; -- called also
sea sandwort, and sea purslane.
Squab-chick - (n.) A young chicken before it is fully fledged.
Stichic - (a.) Of or pertaining to stichs, or lines; consisting of
stichs, or lines.
Stomachic - (a.) Alt. of Stomachical
Stomachical - (a.) Of or pertaining to the stomach; as, stomachic
Stomachical - (a.) Strengthening to the stomach; exciting the action of
the stomach; stomachal; cordial.
Stomachic - (n.) A medicine that strengthens the stomach and excites its
Synecdochical - (a.) Expressed by synecdoche; implying a synecdoche.
Synecdochically - (adv.) By synecdoche.
Tetrarchical - (a.) Of or pertaining to a tetrarch or tetrarchy.
Thearchic - (a.) Divinely sovereign or supreme.
Water chicken - () The common American gallinule.
Water chickweed - () A small annual plant (Montia fontana) growing in wet
places in southern regions.