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See also: Chips and CHiPs

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chips

  1. plural of chip
    Wow, look at the chips on that motherboard!
    What kind of chips should we get: barbecue or sour cream and onion?
    The diner made its own chips from scratch.

VerbEdit

chips

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of chip

NounEdit

chips (plural chips)

  1. (slang) A carpenter.
    • 1929, The Atlantic Monthly (volume 144, page 462)
      I began a new branch of experience by going to sea as a 'chips.'

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chips

  1. potato chips, crisps
  2. shit! (minced oath)

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

English chips

NounEdit

chips

  1. potato chips

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of chips (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative chips chipsit
genitive chipsin chipsien
partitive chipsiä chipsejä
illative chipsiin chipseihin
singular plural
nominative chips chipsit
accusative nom. chips chipsit
gen. chipsin
genitive chipsin chipsien
partitive chipsiä chipsejä
inessive chipsissä chipseissä
elative chipsistä chipseistä
illative chipsiin chipseihin
adessive chipsillä chipseillä
ablative chipsiltä chipseiltä
allative chipsille chipseille
essive chipsinä chipseinä
translative chipsiksi chipseiksi
instructive chipsein
abessive chipsittä chipseittä
comitative chipseineen

SynonymsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English chips.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chips f, m, m pl (plural only)

  1. (Anglicism) chips (American English), crisps (British English)

Usage notesEdit

  • Feminine in France, masculine in Belgium and masculine plural in some older dictionaries.

Further readingEdit


PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

English chips

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chips m anim

  1. (British) potato crisp, (US) potato chip

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

chips m pl (plural only)

  1. chips (thin-sliced and deep-fried potatoes sold in sealed bags)
  2. plural of chip

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

chips m pl

  1. plural of chip

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English chips.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chips n

  1. (Anglicism): chips (American English), crisps (British English)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of chips 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative chips chipset chips chipsen
Genitive chips chipsets chips chipsens