chipped beef

noun \ ˈchip(t)- \
Updated on: 21 May 2018

Definition of chipped beef

: smoked dried beef sliced thin

Recent Examples of chipped beef from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'chipped beef.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of chipped beef

1833

in the meaning defined above

See Words from the same year
NEW! Time Traveler

CHIPPED BEEF Defined for English Language Learners

chipped beef

Definition of chipped beef for English Language Learners

  • : smoked dried beef that is sliced thin


Learn More about chipped beef


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up chipped beef? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

talkative or wordy

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

May 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • spring-flowers
  • Which is a synonym of raillery?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!