chip

All Noun
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  • Play continues until one player has won all of the chips in play.
  • If too many of them are expressed, that particular chip will not work.
  • By this time some one may have discovered that the group has been chipped. Cited from The Master Detective, by Percy James Brebner
  • In the last few years, fruit chips have been more and more various.
  • These elements could often be brought together as a single chip.
  • This makes the edge more likely the chip away in larger pieces.
  • Once one player has won all available chips, or once another player has run out, the game ends.
  • It has been chipped all over with great care, and has a sharp edge all round. Cited from An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800, by Cusack
  • On the third occasion, however, he found that the chips had formed an island.
  • However, I chipped on within about six feet, and was down in four. Cited from First Plays, by A. A. Milne
  • I chipped in what I could to keep her going, but she just down and died one night. Cited from Humoresque, by Fannie Hurst
  • She chipped it back about twenty yards, and I sent it on again about a hundred. Cited from The Holiday Round, by A. A. Milne
  • Her father owned a take-away fish and chip shop.
  • He also chipped in with six goals, more than any other defender that season.
  • Since then many devices using V-chip technology have been produced.
  • He had met thousands of powerful people in his career, and often called in his chips to help his sons.
  • By and by the latter begins to be chipped away, little by little. Cited from Scientific American Supplement, No. 810, July 11, 1891, by Various
  • Multiple chips with the common address lines are called a memory rank.
  • He chipped in with six points and a solo goal that involved beating three players.
  • This can be dangerous as flying chips of steel could damage the eye.
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Meaning of chip

  • noun A triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line
  • noun A piece of dried bovine dung
  • noun A thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fat
  • noun A small disk-shaped counter used to represent money when gambling
  • 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
  • noun (golf) a low running approach shot
  • noun The act of chipping something
  • verb Break off (a piece from a whole)
    Her tooth chipped
  • verb Play a chip shot
  • verb Form by chipping
    They chipped their names in the stone
  • verb Break a small piece off from
    chip the glass, chip a tooth