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chummy

mod. friendly. Don’t get too chummy with me. I’m a real son of a bitch.
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And, with his straggling white beard and twinkling eyes, he certainly looks the part of one of the chummier prophets from the Old Testament.
There was the odd snippet useful to sports punters - Andy Murray saying he didn't think he was ready to win a Grand Slam event this season, for example (well, it was of interest to those who like backing long odds-on shots), while Sven-Goran Eriksson escaped relatively lightly from his grilling with Mrs Logan, who seemed to be trying to come across as a blonder and chummier version of Jeremy Paxman but only succeeded in getting him to reveal that he probably wouldn't be the next boss of Manchester City.
Later Chris comes round the Hewett family's house for drinks and dinner, where he gets chummier with Chloe.
The atmosphere is a bit chummier in Waco, Texas, where Baylor University's Don Bagby, director of Facilities Management has finally, after 12 years, shed his oddity status at Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers conventions.
A comparatively subdued evocation of theoretical-historical bugbears, this show argues for a chummier relationship between style and content.
Leslie Townes Hope - who changed his name to Bob because it sounded a little chummier - had the magical power to transport lonely people home.