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chit

A slip of paper that one signs to indicate money owed, in lieu of a formal payment. The owner was kind enough to give me a chit after she heard that I'd forgotten my wallet at home.

chitchat

1. verb To talk in an idle or casual manner. We're just chitchatting, come on in.
2. noun An instance of idle or casual chatter. We're just having a chitchat, come on in.

chit

(tʃɪt)
1. n. a bill or tabulation of charges that one signs rather than paying. I don’t have any cash. Can I sign a chit for it?
2. n. a check. She wrote out a chit for the balance due.

chitchat

(ˈtʃɪt tʃæt)
1. n. talk; idle talk. That’s enough chitchat. Please get to work.
2. n. a short, friendly conversation. I’d like to have a little chitchat with you when you have time.
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Abhishek has been accused of promoting a chit fund company called Anmol, they said.
Police said that the extortion chit had a contact number and demand of paying 1 million rupees from the restaurant owner.
Imran said that patients greatly suffer due to the chit system but the hospital administration did not pay any heed to lessen their problems.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to allow non-resident Indians (NRIs) to invest in chit funds on non-repatriation basis without any ceiling, a move expected to enhance capital flow into the country, the Press Trust of India has reported.
The Veera Maruthi Business Group of which Maruthi Chits (P) Ltd.
The key to this system is a code we call a "chit," typically eight characters long.
What disturbed the CRS investigator the most was the abrupt cessation of any taxi chit log entries as of the 5th of November, 1999.
"Now that we have a new Home Minister, I think it is better to rename the Ministry of Home Affairs as Ministry of Providing Clean Chits," Priyank tweeted.
The police said that the accused used to send extortion chit wrapped in a bullet to the doctors on the directives of a man named Furqan from South Africa.
By Rakesh Dixit in Bhubaneshwar THE probe into the multicrore chit fund scam in Odisha acquired distinct political overtones with the chief of one of the Ponzi companies being questioned in the matter urging the central agency to arrest the " conspirators" who were out to ruin him using their political connections.
KARACHI, November 27, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Workers of Awami National Party (ANP) following the footsteps of MQM have started distributing chits among the people in their homes in several sectors of Karachi North and East for forcibly collecting hides of sacrificial animals on the eve of Eid ul Azha for Bacha Khan Trust and have also threatened people of dire consequences if the hides are not given to party workers.
Google Trends records barely any search interest for ' clean chits' prior to 2009, when a certain Jagdish Tytler was given one of these highly prized notes by the CBI.
He also attacked Election Commission (EC) saying, the EC is giving clean chits to PM Modi and BJP president Amit Shah, thus is not fulfilling its constitutional mandate and duty.
Organised chit fund schemes are required to register with the Registrar or Firms, Societies and Chits.