Date: Thu, 25 Jan 1996 18:53:27 -0700
From: William King WFKING[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CCIT.ARIZONA.EDU
Subject: Chinchy to Ginchy
I grew up close to Vermont and heard only [chin si]. However, in the early
'70's, a guy from inner-beltway D.C. in college with me used "ginchy" to
mean something really neat/cool/catchy, but a bit quirky, as opposed to
far-out, as awesome might have been said in 1972.