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What does the abbreviation CHAV mean?

What does the acronym CHAV mean in a text message? What's the meaning of the abbreviation CHAV in an online chat message or on Facebook and Twitter?

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A chav is a stereotype of certain people in the United Kingdom. Also known as a charver in Yorkshire and North East England "chavs" are said to be aggressive teenagers, of working class background, who repeatedly engage in anti-social behaviour such as street drinking, drug abuse and rowdiness, or other forms of juvenile delinquency.

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