Definition of 'chip shop'
Example sentences containing 'chip shop'
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FISH and chip shops should serve portions in standard sizes to cut obesity, say researchers. The Sun (2016)We first met in the local fish and chip shop. The Sun (2008)There is often little consistency between fish and chip shops. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Northern fish and chip shops prefer haddock to cod. Food Watch (1994) Fish and chip shops seem close to many hearts. Times, Sunday Times (2007)TWO music fans have opened a fish and chip shop themed on hip hop. The Sun (2014)He owns the local fish and chip shop and I work in the corner shop next door. The Sun (2007)How'bad' is fish from the chip shop? The Sun (2012)Facilities are limited but it has the essentials: a pub, a restaurant and a fish and chip shop. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Sometimes I walk slowly past a fish and chip shop and inhale the aroma (can smells make you fat? Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Used Rarely. chip shop is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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