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addaword.gifdefinition of chext

to cheat on your partner using text messaging. A blend of the words cheat and text.
He totally chexted on her.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 10/04/2010 14:52:00
Definition of chext from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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