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Definition of "chip in" [chip in]

  • To make a contribution; help in a small way; especially, to pay for a part of something. (verb)
  • To interrupt a discussion for the purpose of making a comment. (verb)
  • To contribute (verb)
  • To put a chip shot in the hole. (verb)
  • To put into the pot the amount of chips or money required to continue. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "chip in" in a sentence
  • "But their job got all the harder when Van Wolfswinkel put the visitors ahead with a fine chip in the 38th minute."
  • "He swallowed a litany of vulgarities as his gloved finger proved too fat to reach an isolinear chip in a rear control bus."
  • "With stop-lines well defined, the United States and South Vietnam would have possessed a tremendous bargaining chip in a high-stakes real estate game."
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