New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: chime in · chipping · chitin · clap in · drip in · slip in · chippings · chilling · chinking · chip off
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chip in

1 (v + adv) give money, resources
INTRANSITIVEairgead a thabhairthe chipped in with a couple of euro chuir sé cúpla euro sa chiste
TRANSITIVEtabhair verb  c m uthey chipped in a thousand euro thug siad míle euro, chuir siad míle euro sa chiste
2 (v + adv) informal say sth
INTRANSITIVEI'd like to chip in here ba mhaith liomsa mo ladar a chur isteach anseo, ba mhaith liomsa mo spéic a chur isteach anseo, ba mhaith liomsa mo chuid féin a rá anseo
TRANSITIVEis there anything you'd like to chip in, Seán? an bhfuil tusa ag iarraidh rud ar bith a rá, a Sheáin?; an bhfuil dada le rá agatsa, a Sheáin?
3 (v + adv) SOCC
TRANSITIVEsmiot isteach
INTRANSITIVEhe chipped in thug sé smitín isteach san eangach
4 (v + adv) GOLF
TRANSITIVEsmiot isteach
INTRANSITIVEshe chipped in thug sí smiotbhuille isteach sa pholl
→ see chip