Definition of Chip at

1. Verb. Engrave or cut by chipping away at a surface. "Carve one's name into the bark"

Exact synonyms: Carve
Specialized synonyms: Chisel, Engrave, Grave, Inscribe, Scratch, Engrave, Etch
Generic synonyms: Cut
Derivative terms: Carver, Carving
Also: Chip



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chip At

chintzy
chinwag
chinwagged
chinwagging
chinwags
chiolite
chionablepsia
chionodoxa
chionodoxas
chionophile
chionophiles
chip
chip-blower
chip-shot
chip and PIN
chip at (current term)
chip away
chip away at
chip graft
chip in
chip leader
chip leaders
chip log
chip off
chip off the old block
chip on one's shoulder
chip shop
chip shot
chip syringe
chip up

Literary usage of Chip at

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Kephala: A Late Neolithic Settlement and Cemetery by John E. Coleman (1977)
"Intact except for a small chip at one end. L. 0.058, W. 0.021, Th. 0.004. Gray; surface somewhat shiny. Oblong; roughly trapezoidal in section; ..."

2. Mechanical Engineering and Machine Shop Practice by Stanley Holmes Moore (1908)
"... smaller quantity as the tool grows smaller, should b? thrown directly upon the chip at the point where it is being removed from the forging by the tool. ..."

3. High-speed Steel; the Development, Nature, Treatment, and Use of High-speed by Otto Matthew Becker (1910)
"Shearing of chip at Three Points.—" It is at first difficult to see how it can be possible for the chip to be shearing at two or three places at the same ..."

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