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1. chipping

noun. ['ˈtʃɪpɪŋ'] the act of chipping something.

Synonyms

  • breakage
  • chip
  • breaking
  • break

Antonyms

  • function
  • stay
  • unify
  • keep

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Words that Rhyme with Chipping

  • outstripping
  • stripping
  • equipping
  • whipping
  • tripping
  • slipping
  • skipping
  • gripping
  • flipping
  • dripping
  • clipping
  • zipping
  • tipping
  • sipping
  • shipping
  • ripping
  • nipping
  • dipping

Example sentences of the word chipping


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Lay masking tape before you cut to prevent chipping from the hole saw or spade bit.

2. Noun, singular or mass
When the hole saw penetrates the wood, go as slowly as you can to prevent chipping.

Quotes containing the word chipping


1. The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed - it is a process of elimination.
- Elbert Hubbard

2. Every time a scientist publishes a good piece of work, she helps to maintain and raise the standards for what is true. We have to keep chipping away.
- Deborah M. Gordon, Ants at Work: How an Insect Society is Organized

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