What does fish and chips mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fish and chips(noun)

    fried fish and french-fried potatoes


  1. fish and chips(Noun)

    A meal of fish fried in batter and served with chips (fried potatoes), popular in the United Kingdom.


  1. Fish and chips

    Fish and chips is a take-away food which consists of battered fish and deep-fried chips, sometimes accompanied by mushy peas and tartar sauce. The dish originated in Great Britain in the 19th century, where the fish served is commonly cod or haddock.

Editors Contribution

  1. fish and chips

    A type of food and food product consisting of a piece of a type of cooked fish and amount of chips sold in a chip shop, restaurant or takeaway or as a product in a different form in a shop or supermarket sold in a form of packaging.

    We sometimes buy fish and chips from the chip shop to share at lunchtime during school lunch or buy a microwave box with the same food in the supermarket.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fish and chips in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fish and chips in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. British Prime Minister David Cameron:

    I dropped into The Plough at Cadsden for a pint of IPA and some fish and chips with China's President Xi.

Images & Illustrations of fish and chips

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Translations for fish and chips

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • pysgodyn a sglodionWelsh
  • Bratfisch mit Pommes frites, Fish and ChipsGerman
  • فیش اند چیپسPersian
  • fish and chipsFinnish
  • poisson-frites, fish and chips, fish 'n' chips, poisson frit avec des fritesFrench
  • フィッシュ・アンド・チップスJapanese
  • 피시앤드칩스Korean
  • рыба и чипсы, рыба с жареным картофелем, чипсRussian
  • fit e loetapötetülsVolapük

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