potato chip

noun
Updated on: 20 Nov 2017

Definition of potato chip

: a thin slice of white potato that has been cooked until crisp and then usually salted

Examples of potato chip in a Sentence

  1. I had a sandwich and a bag of potato chips for lunch.

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First Known Use of potato chip

1865


POTATO CHIP Defined for English Language Learners

potato chip

noun

Definition of potato chip for English Language Learners

  • : a thin slice of potato that is fried or sometimes baked and usually salted


POTATO CHIP Defined for Kids

potato chip

noun

Definition of potato chip for Students

: a thin slice of potato fried crisp

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