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chip

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun FOOD French frysceallóg fem2  c m uwould you like a bag of chips? ar mhaith leat mála sceallóg? burger and chips burgar agus sceallógahome-made chips sceallóga baile 2 (also potato chip) noun (US) FOOD crispbrioscán masc1  c m u
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun COMP microchipslis fem2memory chip slis chuimhnea chip card slischárta 4 noun mark where a piece of sth hard has been broken offmant masc3  c m uscealpóg fem2  c m uthere's a chip in this cup tá scealpóg ar an gcupa seo, tá mant sa chupán seo 5 noun small piece that has come off sth hardscealpóg fem2  c m uthe car skidded on the chips shleamhnaigh an carr ar na clocha beaga, sciorr an carr ar na clocha beaga scarthawood chip slis adhmaid 6 noun (US) piece of dried dung, esp used as fuelscróig  c m upráisc fem  c m ubualtrach fem2  c m ubairéad aoiligh 7 noun GAMES (in table games) countercnaipe masc4  c m u 8 (also chip shot) noun SOCC short upward shotsmitín masc4  c m u 9 (also chip shot) noun GOLF short upward shotsmiotbhuille masc4  c m u
verb
10 verb remove a small piece from sth hard
TRANSITIVEscealp verbscealpóg a bhaint asto chip a table scealpóg a bhaint as tábla, eang a bhaint as bord, scolb a bhaint as táblathe chick chipped open the shell bhris an sicín an bhlaosc, bhris an sicín scolb ar an mblaosc
INTRANSITIVEscealp verb
the paint chips easily imíonn an phéint ina scealpóga go furasta, imíonn an phéint ina sceamhóga go héascato chip at a wall scealpóga a bhaint as balla, scealpa a bhaint as balla
11 verb cut into chips TRANSITIVEslisnigh verb  c m uto chip potatoes prátaí a ghearradh ina sceallóga 12 verb SOCC hit a chip shot
TRANSITIVEsmiot verb  c m u
INTRANSITIVEsmitín a thabhairt
13 verb GOLF hit a short upward shot
TRANSITIVEsmiot verb  c m u
INTRANSITIVEsmiotbhuille a thabhairt
14 verb SOCC hit a chip shot over the head of TRANSITIVEsmiot verb  c m u
phrases

a chip off the old block

informalslis den seanmhaidecuid den mhuc an t-eireaball

a chip on the shoulder

(also

a chip on your shoulder

) informalolcmúisiamto have a chip on the shoulder about sth olc a bheith ort faoi rud, múisiam a bheith ort faoi rud, rud a bheith ag dó na geirbe agathe didn't get the job and he's had a chip on his shoulder ever since ní bhfuair sé an post agus tá sé ag dó na geirbe aige ó shin

to have had your chips

1 informal be dead, dyingshe's had her chips tá a cosa nite, tá a port seinnte, tá a rás rite 2 informal be beyond help you've had your chips tá do chosa nite, tá do phort seinnte, tá tú in umar na haimléise

when the chips are down

informalnuair a thagann an crú ar an tairnenuair a théann an chúis go cnámh na huillinne

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