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1. blue

adjective. ['ˈbluː'] of the color intermediate between green and violet; having a color similar to that of a clear unclouded sky.

Synonyms

  • bluish
  • blueish

Antonyms

  • colorful
  • lively
  • consolable

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Blue Chip

  • roundtrip
  • microchip
  • outstrip
  • unzip
  • strip
  • scripp
  • scrip
  • equip
  • whipp
  • whip
  • trippe
  • tripp
  • trip
  • stipp
  • snip
  • slip
  • skipp
  • skip
  • quipp
  • quip
  • klipp
  • gripp
  • grip
  • flip
  • drip
  • crip
  • clip
  • blip
  • zipp
  • zip

Example sentences of the word blue-chip


1. Noun Phrase
The next level includes growth and income securities, such as investment-grade corporate bonds and blue chip stocks.

2. Noun Phrase
CNNMoney reports that the term "blue chip" is an analogy for blue chips in gambling.

3. Noun Phrase
Financial writers assign first use of the term "blue chip" to different historical periods.

4. Noun Phrase
Over time, the meaning of "blue chip" in reference to stocks has mutated.

2. blue

adjective. ['ˈbluː'] used to signify the Union forces in the American Civil War (who wore blue uniforms).

Antonyms

  • comprehensible

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. blue

noun. ['ˈbluː'] blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime.

Synonyms

  • powder blue
  • spectral colour
  • steel blue
  • Prussian blue
  • navy blue
  • cerulean
  • turquoise
  • peacock blue
  • navy
  • lazuline
  • royal blue
  • aqua
  • blueness
  • purplish blue
  • ultramarine
  • chromatic colour
  • chromatic color
  • sky-blue
  • dark blue
  • cobalt blue
  • azure
  • greenish blue
  • sapphire
  • spectral color

Antonyms

  • thick
  • tall
  • superior
  • estimable

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. blue

noun. ['ˈbluː'] blue clothing.

Synonyms

  • clothing
  • wear
  • vesture
  • habiliment
  • wearable

Antonyms

  • rising
  • operative
  • raised
  • safe

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. blue

noun. ['ˈbluː'] any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are blue.

Synonyms

  • organization
  • organisation

Antonyms

  • sufficient
  • anticyclone
  • loud

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. chip

verb. ['ˈtʃɪp'] cut a nick into.

Synonyms

  • cut

Antonyms

  • recede
  • sharpness

Etymology

  • chip (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. chip

noun. ['ˈtʃɪp'] a triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line.

Antonyms

  • wholly

Etymology

  • chip (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. chip

noun. ['ˈtʃɪp'] a small fragment of something broken off from the whole.

Synonyms

  • scale
  • bit
  • flake
  • scrap
  • fragment
  • matchwood
  • exfoliation
  • fleck
  • scurf
  • sliver

Antonyms

  • common
  • desegregate
  • advantage
  • converge

Etymology

  • chip (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. chip

verb. ['ˈtʃɪp'] break off (a piece from a whole).

Synonyms

  • peel
  • come off
  • part
  • flake
  • flake off
  • peel off
  • exfoliate
  • break away
  • break off
  • separate
  • chip off

Antonyms

  • straightness
  • ill health
  • unfitness
  • studio

Etymology

  • chip (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. blue

adjective. ['ˈbluː'] characterized by profanity or cursing.

Synonyms

  • profane
  • dirty

Antonyms

  • happy
  • joyous
  • uncheerfulness

Etymology

  • blewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
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