chip


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • all
  • noun
  • verb
  • phrase

Synonyms for chip

Synonyms for chip

a small fragment of something broken off from the whole

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

a piece of dried bovine dung

a thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fat

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

Synonyms

Related Words

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

Synonyms

Related Words

(golf) a low running approach shot

the act of chipping something

cut a nick into

Synonyms

Related Words

play a chip shot

Related Words

form by chipping

break a small piece off from

References in classic literature ?
Gold, I tell you, solid gold and that pure and soft that I chopped chips out of it.
Most persons, at their first entrance, felt impelled to remove their hats, and pay such reverence as was due to the richly-dressed and beautiful young lady who seemed to stand in a corner of the room, with oaken chips and shavings scattered at her feet.
The gamblers took heart of life, and soon the tables were filled, the click of chips and whir of the roulette-ball rising monotonously and imperiously above the hoarse rumble of men's voices and their oaths and heavy laughs.
All the wastage of meat, such as the frozen chips, belonged to the dog that found it.
I fed it, shaving by shaving, and sliver by sliver, till at last it was snapping and crackling as it laid hold of the smaller chips and sticks.
Just note that if the peel is on, it will toughen a bit, giving the chip a chewy exterior peel contrasting with crispy interior flesh.
The "sweet spot" that all these designers are aiming for are system-on-chips because they dramatically enhance not just the value of the chip but also the value of the product that the chip drives.
We help them with each chip-producing machine center and give recommendations on what is needed to get the best chip out of each machine," he said.
At the same time, because experimentation on chips can be automated, testers could carry out the on-chip tests at a rapid clip.
The dormant chip stores a code similar to a UPC code on products sold in retail stores.
Our SoCMosaic custom chip HW/SW co-development strategy builds on our SoCMosaic custom chip fast, time-to-market approach for IP-rich custom SoCs.
The contenders in our ``Chip Bowl'' included newly introduced Tostitos Scoops, a white corn tortilla chip that refers to itself as the ``the dip lover's chip''; Fritos Scoops, which laud themselves as specially made for dipping; and classics including Mission Premium White Corn Tortilla Triangles and Ruffles Original Potato Chips.
In marked contrast to the debacle of the 1GHz Pentium III introduction, where that chip was introduced yet unavailable to OEMs for six months, Intel officials indicated that the chips will ship to OEMs in volume immediately following the rollout.
In the thicket of the Carolina Lowlands, the whirring buzz and grind of a lone chip mill disturbs the summer symphony of rustling branches, crickets and the guttural call of wild turkeys.