fish and chips

fish and chip
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fish and chip]
    • /fɪʃ ænd tʃɪp/
    • /fɪʃ ənd tʃɪps/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fish and chip]
    • /fɪʃ ænd tʃɪp/

Definitions of fish and chips words

  • noun fish and chips fried fish fillets and French fries. 1
  • noun fish and chips British fried meal 1
  • noun plural fish and chips Fish and chips are fish fillets coated with batter and deep-fried, eaten with French fries. 0
  • noun fish and chips fish fillets coated with batter and deep-fried, eaten with potato chips 0
  • noun fish and chips fried, batter-coated fillets of fish served with French fried potatoes 0
  • noun fish and chips A meal of fish fried in batter and served with chips (fried potatoes), popular throughout the Anglosphere, especially in coastal regions. 0

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Origin of fish and chips

First appearance:

before 1875
One of the 25% newest English words
First recorded in 1875-80

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Parts of speech for Fish and chips


fish and chips popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 29% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 70% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

fish and chips usage trend in Literature

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