Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An official Turkish messenger, emissary, or sergeant.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See chouse.

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  • noun A Turkish messenger.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Turkish çāvuş, from Old Turkic chāv, announcement.]

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From Turkish çavuş.

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