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chummy (adj.)

"companionable, sociable, intimate," 1874, from chum (n.1) + -y (2). Related: Chumminess. Previously it was a noun, a common name for a chimney sweep, as a corruption of chinmey.

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Definitions of chummy from WordNet

chummy (adj.)
(used informally) associated on close terms;
the bartender was chummy with the regular customers
Synonyms: buddy-buddy / thick
chummy (adj.)
(used colloquially) having the relationship of friends or pals;
Synonyms: matey / pally / palsy-walsy
From wordnet.princeton.edu