Definition of chaffer:
impose, palaver, click, bring down, scold, pitch, travel to, shoot the breeze, confer, chatter, rattle on, chew up, tittle-tattle, reproof, monger, reprimand, higgle, chide, vend, confab, blabber, lecture, berate, twaddle, clack, haggle, gabble, lambast, lambaste, trounce, maunder, manducate, prate, call down, masticate, call, gossip, claver, dish the dirt, prattle, natter, visit, claver, remonstrate, rag, confabulate, gibber, chat, hawk, consult, piffle, chew, chew out, chitchat, tattle, dress down, see, huckster, blab, jaw, yap away, have words, peddle, bawl out, call in, inflict, yack, yack away, inspect, chit-chat, rebuke, take to task, call on the carpet, chew the fat.
- "Castle Richmond", Anthony Trollope.
- "The Grafters", Francis Lynde.
- "Rataplan", Ellen Velvin.