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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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Ladanyi said the poise of the four defenders and McClelland enabled his forwards and midfielders to keep chipping away at Arlington until Omahen finally got the equalizer.
But it is another matter to introduce another inconsistency, further chipping away at the separation principle.
Frank and other gay critics of the Bush initiative view the secret deal as part of a pattern in which the Administration is chipping away at gay rights to appease conservative supporters.
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Finally, says Silverstein, the marked slowdown in new construction will prove formidable in chipping away at the double-digit vacancy rates now plaguing the Midtown and Downtown office markets.
High-energy radiation, for example, as well as impacts by solid grains of interstellar material, could be chipping away at cometary surfaces, while penetration by the charged particles of galactic cosmic rays could be having an effect farther in.
A new study from global market intelligence firm ABI Research has identified a host of new threats that are chipping away at automakers' attempts to increase navigation hardware sales.