Meaning of 'chip'

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Meaning of ‘chip’

14 definitions found.



the act of chipping something

Synonyms: chipping splintering


(golf) a low running approach shot

Synonyms: chip shot


electronic equipment consisting of a small crystal of a silicon semiconductor fabricated to carry out a number of electronic functions in an integrated circuit

Synonyms: microchip micro chip silicon chip microprocessor chip


a small disk-shaped counter used to represent money when gambling

Synonyms: poker chip


a triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line


a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken off of something

Synonyms: check


a thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fat

Synonyms: potato chip crisp


a small fragment of something broken off from the whole

Synonyms: scrap bit fleck flake


a piece of dried bovine dung

Synonyms: cow chip cow dung buffalo chip


to cut a nick into

Synonyms: nick


to break a small piece off from

Example: "chip the glass"

Synonyms: break off knap


to break off a piece from a whole

Example: "The tooth was chipped after a nasty fall. "

Synonyms: come off break off chip off break away


to form by chipping

Example: "They chipped their names in the stone"


to play a chip shot

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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