white chip


Definition of white chip

1 : a white-colored poker chip usually of minimum value
2 : a thing or quantity of little worth

Examples of white chip in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Add chocolate chips and brandy (and nuts, if using) to one bowl and white chips and crème de cacao to the other. Nancy Stohs, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Brandy Alexander Christmas Cups," 3 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of white chip

1897, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“White chip.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20chip. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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