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Synonyms of chip in English:


  • 1 wood chips
  • 2 a chip in the glass
    nick, crack, scratch, notch;
    flaw, fault
  • 3chiefly British fish and chips
  • 4 gambling chips
    counter, token, check
  • verb

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  • 1 a stone chipped my windshield
    nick, crack, scratch;
  • 2 the plaster had chipped
    break (off), crack, crumble
  • 3 chip the flint to the required shape
    whittle, hew, chisel, carve
  • Phrases

    chip away at
    chipping away at their defenses
    erode, wear down, wear away, whittle down, corrode, gnaw away at
    chip in
    we can afford the new dishwasher if everybody chips in
    contribute, make a contribution, make a donation, pay
    informal fork out, shell out, cough up, kick in
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