Adjective "chad" definition and examples

(Chad may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/tʃad/

Definitions and examples

noun

A piece of waste material removed from card or tape by punching.

    proper noun

    A landlocked country in northern central Africa; population 14,000,000 (estimated 2015); official languages, French and Arabic; capital, N'Djamena.

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      1. a small paper disk or square formed when a hole is punched in a punch card or paper tape.

      More examples(as adjective)

      "recruits can be chad in/at/on ses."

      "presidents can be chad."

      "polls can be chad."

      "governments can be chad."

      "elections can be chad."

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      Origin

      1950s: of unknown origin.