a shot that is purposely hit fairly high into the air and is meant to roll upon landing, used in approaching the green.
(golf) a short approach shot to the green, esp one that is lofted
: I liked my chances of kicking a chip-shot field goal
[perhaps fr hitting under the ball as if to chop a chip from it]
- Chip syringe
chip syringe n. A tube, usually metal, through which air is blown to dry or to remove debris from a cavity in preparing teeth for restoration. Also called air syringe.
- Chip wagon
noun 1. (Canadian) a small van in which chips are cooked and sold
[chi-kee-tuh; Spanish chee-kee-tah] /tʃɪˈki tə; Spanish tʃiˈki tɑ/ noun 1. a female given name: from a Spanish word meaning “small.”.
chir- pref. Variant of cheiro-.