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Meaning of CHIPPING

Pronunciation:  ch'iping

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the act of chipping something
 

CHIPPING is a 8 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: chip, splintering
 
 See Also: break, breakage, breaking

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Chip"ping\, n.
1. A chip; a piece separated by a cutting or graving
   instrument; a fragment.

2. The act or process of cutting or breaking off small
   pieces, as in dressing iron with a chisel, or reducing a
   timber or block of stone to shape.

3. The breaking off in small pieces of the edges of potter's
   ware, porcelain, etc.

 

 

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