chipping in

present participle of chip in
as in contributing
to make a donation as part of a group effort we all chipped in and bought flowers for the secretaries

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as in interrupting
chiefly British to cause a disruption in a conversation or discussion forgive me in chipping in like this, but I think I know a better way to get to Trafalgar Square

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“Chipping in.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Mar. 2023.

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