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chip in

verb

Definition of chip in

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  contribute <everyone chipped in for the gift>

  3. 2 chiefly British :  chime in 2

  4. transitive verb
  5. :  contribute <chip in five dollars>



Examples of chip in in a sentence

  1. <we all chipped in and bought flowers for the secretaries>

  2. <forgive me in chipping in like this, but I think I know a better way to get to Trafalgar Square>



1861

First Known Use of chip in

1861



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