Associations to the word «Chassis»


CHASSIS, noun. A base frame, or movable railway, along which the carriage of a mounted gun moves backward and forward.
CHASSIS, noun. The base frame of a motor vehicle.
CHASSIS, noun. A frame or housing containing electrical or mechanical equipment, such as on a computer.
CHASSIS, noun. (slang) A woman's buttocks.
CHÂSSIS, noun. Alternative spelling of chassis

Dictionary definition

CHASSIS, noun. Alternative names for the body of a human being; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak".
CHASSIS, noun. A metal mounting for the circuit components of an electronic device.
CHASSIS, noun. The skeleton of a motor vehicle consisting of a steel frame supported on springs that holds the body and motor.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats