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blue chip

noun

Definition of blue chip

  1. 1 a :  a stock issue of high investment quality that usually pertains to a substantial well-established company and enjoys public confidence in its worth and stability; also :  a company that offers such stocks b :  a business or undertaking with an outstanding record or likelihood of profitability

  2. 2 :  one that is outstanding: as a :  an outstandingly worthwhile or valuable property or asset b :  an athlete rated as excellent or as an excellent prospect

blue–chip

adjective


1927

First Known Use of blue chip

1927


Law Dictionary

blue chip

noun

Legal Definition of blue chip

  1. :  a stock issue of high investment quality that usually pertains to a substantial well-established company and enjoys public confidence in its worth and stability

blue–chip

adjective



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