chips

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

chips

  1. plural of chip
    Wow, look at the chips on that motherboard!
  2. (Britain, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand) french fried potatoes; french fries.
  3. (US, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa) Thin-sliced and deep-fried potatoes sold in sealed bags; potato chips, nacho chips, etc.
    What kind of chips should we get, barbecue or sour cream and onion?

Usage notes[edit]

In New Zealand, where the term can refer to either french fried potatoes or deep-fried potato slices, the term is qualified as "hot chips" (french fried potatoes) or "cold chips" (deep-fried potato slices) when there is ambiguity as to meaning.

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Translations[edit]

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English chips

Noun[edit]

chips

  1. potato chips

Declension[edit]

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

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

chips f pl

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

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia pl

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English chips

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

chips m anim

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

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

chips m pl (plurale tantum)

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

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

chips m pl

  1. plural of chip

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English chips.

Noun[edit]

chips n

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

Declension[edit]