Author: S.J. Parris
- to fret; harass; nag
- to manipulate
- [Brit.] to hunt; chase
Interesting word, not sure I will ever be able to use it. In looking for uses of the word on the web it was interesting that 2 of the first uses I found also were in relation to clouds:
The clouds that had chivvied Lord Peter on his way back from Trinity swelled still more ominously as evening approached, and shortly before midnight they let down their burden with a savage fervour.
[The Incident of the Fellow in the Fellows' Garden](http://www.englishanddrama.at/FannishStuff/wimseyfic/chap11.htm)
If I were a CIO—and especially one being chivvied into cloud computing by a CEO hot to trot based on an article in The Economist….