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  • n. Plural form of chapess.

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Examples

  • Over to you, chaps and chapesses … on January 21, 2009 at 9: 39 pm | Reply Spitting Feathers

    Thanks For Telling Me What I Think « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • For some that is literally true, but I keep clear of the queerer chaps and chapesses.

    2010 March « The Graveyard

  • But then, I'm only a meddling Christian, so I will leave you chaps and chapesses to get on with your wars in peace.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Never mind the 2.5% … that battle was lost a long time ago …. spare a thought for the poor chaps and chapesses in West Yorkshire … they wanted to impose a new funky shift pattern which the Federation agreed to but members asked for a ballot.

    If You Grin (You’re In) « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • I wonder what that makes Tony Blair who had a referendum in the former Scotland on the issue of devolution and then promised us one on the Union Constitution or John Prescott (I know, I know, chaps and chapesses, keep it clean now!) who held a referendum on the North-east having a parish council.

    Archive 2007-10-14

  • The alternative of course, chaps and chapesses, to an effective Llama based patrol strategy, is that the sheep will take things into their own hands, ahem hooves, and some of them will gang up and randomly kick to death anything vaguely fox-shaped.

    Llama, Llama. « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • Not only should be comments box be moved south to accommodate those commenting on the latest posts of others, without having to scroll back and forth through 200 plus, but you chaps and chapesses should number posts.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Perhaps, he would like to borrow some of our own chaps and chapesses from the FCO.

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • But, if the chaps and chapesses at the Dstl can tear themselves away from self-congratulation, maybe they could just apply their brilliant brains to designing an open-topped patrol vehicle, which the Army seems so much to want, that is also mine and blast proof.

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • This time it is the turn of the 3,463 chaps and chapesses from Defence Science and Technology (Dstl), with a combined salary bill of £141.7 million (enough to buy 300 Mastiffs).

    Archive 2007-08-01

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