Verb Locha : Use of word “Chip”
“Chip” in the sense of “computer processor” is probably the most recent distinct use of the word, dating back to the early 1960s when integrated circuits first came into use.
Apart from the above meaning the common uses of word chip are as below:
|1||(n)||a small fragment of something broken off from the whole
|2||(n)||a triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line
|3||(n)||a thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fat
|5||(n)||a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken off of something
|1||(v)||break off (a piece from a whole)
|2||(v)||break a small piece off from
For more uses check the word chip in Dictionary
Well today, I am concerned about the phrasal and idiomatic use of “chip”.
Phrasal Verbs :
|Verb||1.||chip off – break off (a piece from a whole); “Her tooth chipped”|