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Synonyms for chum

Synonyms for chum

a person whom one knows well, likes, and trusts

one who shares interests or activities with another

Synonyms for chum

a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities

bait consisting of chopped fish and fish oils that are dumped overboard to attract fish

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a large Pacific salmon with small spots on its back

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It chanced, at the start, that I chummed with an English cable operator and a younger member of a Spanish shipping firm.
He chummed with the laborers, and was an intimate in scores of homes.
You see I rather chummed with the few mechanics there were in that station, whom the other pilgrims naturally despised --on account of their imperfect manners, I suppose.
Yes, of course; you'll be chummed with some fellow on Monday, and you can sit here till then.
To have chummed up with him would have been fatal--the common dodge.