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Ostentatiously fancy I don't like chi-chi décor like that—I would want my house to be comfortable and inviting.


A nickname for the city of Chicago, Illinois. Oh, when you're in Chi-town this weekend, you have to check out the Bean and go to a Cubs game.


mod. elegant. Her living room is so chi-chi that you are afraid to go in.


(ˈʃɑɪtɑʊn and ˈtʃɑɪtɑʊn)
n. Chicago, Illinois. I can’t wait to get back to old Chitown.


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