bit, chip, flake, fleck, scrap(noun)
a small fragment of something broken off from the whole
"a bit of rock caught him in the eye"
a triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line
chip, cow chip, cow dung, buffalo chip(noun)
a piece of dried bovine dung
chip, crisp, potato chip, Saratoga chip(noun)
a thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fat
a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken off of something
chip, poker chip(noun)
a small disk-shaped counter used to represent money when gambling
chip, microchip, micro chip, silicon chip, microprocessor chip(noun)
electronic equipment consisting of a small crystal of a silicon semiconductor fabricated to carry out a number of electronic functions in an integrated circuit
chip, chip shot(noun)
(golf) a low running approach shot
chip, chipping, splintering(verb)
the act of chipping something
chip, chip off, come off, break away, break off(verb)
break off (a piece from a whole)
"Her tooth chipped"
cut a nick into
play a chip shot
form by chipping
"They chipped their names in the stone"
chip, knap, cut off, break off(verb)
break a small piece off from
"chip the glass"; "chip a tooth"
A small piece broken from a larger piece of solid material.
A damaged area of a surface where a small piece has been broken off.
This cup has a chip in it.
A token used in place of cash.
A circuit fabricated in one piece on a small, thin substrate.
A hybrid device mounted in a substrate, containing electronic circuitry and miniaturised mechanical, chemical and/or biochemical devices.
A fried strip of potato of square or rectangular cross-section; a french fry.
Do you want sauce or mayonnaise on your chips?
A thin, crisp, baked piece of vegetable, usually potato.
potato chip, tortilla chip
A shot during which the ball travels more predominantly upwards than in a regular shot, as to clear an obstacle.
A takeout that hits a rock at an angle.
To break into small pieces.
The workers chipped the dead branches into mulch.
To break small pieces from.
Be careful not to chip the paint.
To play a shot hitting the ball predominately upwards rather than forwards.
to upgrade an engine management system, usually to increase power.
To become chipped.
This varnish chips easily.
To ante (up).
To fit (an animal) with a microchip.
Anyone got u00A31? u2014 Iu2032ll chip 50p.
A dried piece of dung used as fuel.
A receptacle, usually for strawberries or other fruit.
A small, near-conical piece of food added in baking.
A diminutive of the male given names Christopher and Charles.
Origin: chip from ċipp "log, beam, small piece of wood" from kip(p)az. Akin to kip "post", kipfa, chipfa "axle, stave", keppr "cudgel, club". Non-Germanic cognates include Albanian cifël.
to cut small pieces from; to diminish or reduce to shape, by cutting away a little at a time; to hew
to break or crack, or crack off a portion of, as of an eggshell in hatching, or a piece of crockery
to bet, as with chips in the game of poker
to break or fly off in small pieces
a piece of wood, stone, or other substance, separated by an ax, chisel, or cutting instrument
a fragment or piece broken off; a small piece
wood or Cuban palm leaf split into slips, or straw plaited in a special manner, for making hats or bonnets
anything dried up, withered, or without flavor; -- used contemptuously
one of the counters used in poker and other games
the triangular piece of wood attached to the log line
Origin: [Cf. G. kippen to cut off the edge, to clip, pare. Cf. Chop to cut.]
CHIP is a computer and communications magazine published by the CHIP Holding in 15 countries of Europe and Asia. The German edition of CHIP was launched in September 1978 and is one of Germany's oldest and largest computer magazines with 418.019 copies sold in average each month of the 4th quarter 2008. Competitors in its German home market include Computer Bild, PC-Welt and c't.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
chip, v.t. to chop or cut into small pieces: to hew: of chickens, to break the shell of the egg in hatching: to pare away the crust of bread, &c.: to bet:—pr.p. chip′ping; pa.p. chipped.—n. a small piece of wood or other substance chopped off: (slang) a sovereign.—n. Chip′-hat, a cheap kind of hat, made of what is popularly called Brazilian grass, but really consisting of strips of the leaves of a palm (Chamærops argentea) imported from Cuba.—adj. Chip′py, abounding in chips: dry as a chip: seedy from an overdose of liquor.—Chip in, to supply one's part.—A chip of the old block, one with the characteristics of his father. [M. E. chippen, to cut in pieces. Conn. with Chop.]
A type of homemade potato food and food product created and processed in various colors, flavors, ingredients, potatoes, recipes, shapes and sizes.
We love to eat chips in our house, mam makes them homemade sometimes and other times we have some from the supermarket or the chip shop in the village.
British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'chip' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3048
Rank popularity for the word 'chip' in Nouns Frequency: #1208
The numerical value of chip in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of chip in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Intel has announced its next chip the Repentium.
Remember, a chip on the shoulder is a sure sign of wood higher up.
Don't waste time trying to break a man's heart; be satisfied if you can just manage to chip it in a brand new place.
Potato chip companies have become creative in their advertising, even going as far as changing the shape of their chips to triangles or mixing ingredients to make a hybrid chip.
Does Grandpa love to baby-sit his grandchildren Are you kidding By day he is too busy taking hormone shots at the doctor's or chip shots on the golf course. At night he and Grandma are too busy doing the cha-cha.
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- skyfie, aartappelskyfieAfrikaans
- счупено парче, чипс, отломка, жетон, треска, чип, отчупвам, нащърбвам се, чупяBulgarian
- chip, čipCzech
- Chip, Pommes frites, Fritte, Pommes, KartoffelchipGerman
- μάρκα, θραύσμα, τηγανιτή πατάτα, πελεκούδι, τσιπάκι, πατατάκι, πλακίδιο ολοκληρωμένου κυκλώματος, ροκανίδιGreek
- desconchado, papa frita, chip, patata frita, ficha, astilla, desconcharse, astillar, desconcharSpanish
- kolo, siru, chippi, lastu, piisiru, pelimerkki, ranskalainen, nirhama, kolhu, lantakakku, sipsi, lohjeta, chipata, silputa, kolhiintua, kolhia, pilkkoa, korottaaFinnish
- croustille, micropuce, chips, brisure, frite, briser, cocherFrench
- patatina, chip, scheggia, fiche, frammento, gettoneItalian
- rutunga, paopaoMāori
- чип, интегрално колоMacedonian
- żetony, odłamki, frytki, odłamek, frytka, żetonPolish
- ficha, lasca, chip, batata frita, CI, circuito integrado, microchipPortuguese
- cip, așchie, fragment, surceaRomanian
- чипс, микросхема, обломок, кизяк, стружка, щепка, осколок, ломтик, лучина, чип, фишкаRussian
- tjhipiseSouthern Sotho
- chips, pjäs, flisa, pommes frites, ruka, krets, marker, brickaSwedish
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