chip in

verb

Definition of chip in

intransitive verb
1 :contribute
  • everyone chipped in for the gift
2 chiefly British :chime in 2
transitive verb
: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

First Known Use of chip in

1861

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