Definition of blue chipper in English:

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blue chipper


North American informal
A highly valued person, especially an athlete.
Example sentences
  • Still, despite the uncertainty at a few positions, the Scorpions mix of high-ceiling blue chippers and sure-bet second tier prospects should make for quite a few trips around the bases.
  • If ‘nearly all of their blue chippers… performed well’ then why are they all the way down at 8?
  • Now, many blue chippers go right from high school to the NBA.

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Syllabification: blue chip·per

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