Translation of "chip" - English-Spanish dictionary

chip

noun uk /tʃɪp/

A1 UK (US French fry) a long, thin piece of potato that is cooked in oil

patata frita (recién hecha)
fish and chips

US (UK crisp) a thin, dry slice of fried potato

patata frita (de bolsa)

a very small part of a computer that stores information

chip

a thin, dry slice of fried potato

patata frita (de bolsa)

A1 UK (US French fry) a long, thin piece of potato that is cooked in oil

patata frita (recién hecha)
fish and chips
have a chip on your shoulder

to blame other people for something bad that has happened to you and continue to feel angry about it

estar resentido
She’s always had a real chip on her shoulder because she didn’t go to university.
verb uk /tʃɪp/ (present participle chipping, past tense and past participle chipped)

to break a small piece off something that is hard

desportillar
a chipped plate
She chipped her tooth when she fell off her bike.

(Translation of “chip” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

chip

verb /tʃip/ (past tense, past participle chipped)

to knock or strike small pieces off

desportillar
This glass (was) chipped when I knocked it over.
chip in phrasal verb

to interrupt

intervenir
He chipped in with a remark.

to give (money)

contribuir
He chipped in with a dollar for the gift.
chip off the old block noun

(informal) someone who resembles one of their parents in appearance or behaviour/behavior.

Es como su Padre/Madre
Pete’s definitely a chip off the old block – he has the same enthusiasm for all things mechanical.

(Translation of “chip” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)