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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

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

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(golf) a low running approach shot

the act of chipping something

cut a nick into

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play a chip shot

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form by chipping

break a small piece off from

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EVERTON academy kid Cameron Ferguson is a chip off the old block.
Now with dad being a very competent angler, you might think he'd be leading the way in the catching stakes - but it was Alex who showed he's becoming a chip off the old block as his float slipped away, signalling what was to be their solitary bite of the session.
Meanwhile, Charlie Hodgson rates his Saracens teammate Owen Farrell as a chip off the old block and believes he is destined to play for England.
Lucy proves to be a chip off the old block when she spots a way to take advantage of Phil's financial position.
James on the other hand is a real chip off the old block and watching him move around the ring is like getting a glimpse back into Neary' old amateur days.
I like to hang out for a couple of beers after a show," says the star whose side profile in particular makes him a real chip off the old block.
Here's a chip off the old block guaranteed to show everyone a good time.
Simon proved he was a chip off the old block on Saturday, putting United to the sword with a clinical display of finishing, adding to a brace by strike partner Paul McManus.
After his maiden speech in 1781 which politician was described as "not merely a chip off the old block but the old block itself"?
YOUNG Outlane player Lily Hirst is a chip off the old block.
ADORABLE Klay Rooney proves he's a chip off the old block by getting some footie practice in on holiday with mum Coleen.
He showed off his toddling in a shot that was striking for its informality - and proved a chip off the old block in blue dungarees that echoed a look his dad showed off at the same age.
I'm JobBridge, meet my boy First Steps, he's a chip off the old block.
Teenager Kelvin Phillips proved a chip off the old block as Halesowen Town beat hosts Leamington 3-1 in the first match under floodlights at the New Windmill ground.
The word on Lincoln Chafee, who has succeeded his father, John Chafee as senator from Rhode Island, is that "he's a chip off the old block.