What does chipper mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term chipper:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chipper, debonair, debonaire, jaunty(adj)

    having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air

    "looking chipper, like a man...diverted by his own wit"- Frances G. Patton; "life that is gay, brisk, and debonair"- H.M.Reynolds; "walked with a jaunty step"; "a jaunty optimist"


  1. chipper(Noun)

    A fish and chips shop, or more generally a cheap fast food outlet, typically selling chips and other deep-fried foods.

  2. chipper(Noun)

    A deep frier.

  3. chipper(Noun)

    A machine that reduces organic matter to compost; depending on size, whole tree trunks are reduced to sawdust; a woodchipper.

  4. chipper(Noun)

    An occasional tobacco user, or more generally drug user.

  5. chipper(Noun)

    A machine that chips potatoes ready to be fried and made into chips.

  6. chipper(Noun)

    Someone who chips (e.g. wood)

  7. chipper(Noun)

    A sportsman who chips the ball.

  8. chipper(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a lively optimism, high spirits, cheerfulness

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chipper(verb)

    to chirp or chirrup

  2. Chipper(adj)

    lively; cheerful; talkative

  3. Origin: [Cf. Cheep, Chirp.]


  1. Chipper

    A chipper is an occasional drug user who does not use drugs with the regularity or frequency that is typical of addicts. It is used particularly to refer to opiate users and tobacco smokers. It can also refer to people who use various recreational drugs, but none particularly habitually.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chipper in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chipper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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