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chip

Synonyms of chip in English:

noun

  • 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;
    damage
  • 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

    1
    chipping away at their defenses
    erode, wear down, wear away, whittle down, corrode, gnaw away at

    chip in

    2
    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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