fish and chips

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fish and chips fried fish and french-fried potatoes
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Usage

In literature:

The blue ocean, as I looked downward, was directly under my eyes, and I could see the fishing canoes like chips on the water.
"White Shadows in the South Seas" by Frederick O'Brien
WHAT IF THERE IS BUT TWOPENNYWORTH OF FISH AND CHIPS?
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 158, March 17, 1920" by Various
Flour chips with fish lime (called grapak and kripak).
"In Africa" by John T. McCutcheon
He had obviously supped nightly on stout and fish-and-chips.
"Nights in London" by Thomas Burke
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In poetry:

'"Fish I sent you, sent you turtle,
Chip-chip, conch, flamingo red,
Woodland paui, horned screamer,
And blue ramier overhead.
"The Legend of La Brea" by Charles Kingsley
Nell was a diver's daughter
He used to dive under the ships.
He'd walk on the bed of the ocean
And tread on the fishes and chips.
"Nell" by Billy Bennett
Sal’s got garbo skinned to the eyebrows
She got Mae West skinned to the hips
And with Marlene Dietrich she played a fried fish
In the ‘Auction of Soles’ with no chips.
"The Sobstuff Sister" by Billy Bennett

In news:

A large portion of the menu is fried fish, but Lola's is a fish-and-chips stand with a touch of class.
Bernie's Fish and Chips serves southern cuisine.
When it comes to fish and chips , there are two nonnegotiables.
McDonald's paid a king's ransom for the exclusive rights to sell fries at this year's Games, so other vendors are banned from selling spuds unless they're part of a fish-and-chips plate.
Appeared as "London's Best Fish-and-Chips " in T+L Magazine.
A fish and chips connoisseur puts Paia Fish Market to the test.
I love fish and chips.
Kick back with a cold pint and some crispy fish and chips at Murphy's Law.
Dueling ham and cheese, fish and chips, shrimp and grits, and a fat old pork chop.
Fish and chips inspired by 44 Stone Public House .
Giving the gold to Portland's best fish and chips.
Casey Lane's no-substitutions gastropub in L.A. Offers fish and chips, burgers, locally brewed ale, pan-fried chicken and more.
Arthur Treacher 's Fish and Chips.
About Arthur Treacher 's Fish and Chips.
The fish and chips at Sonny McLean's Irish Pub are top notch thanks to the freshness of the fish and the use of Anchor Steam beer in the batter.
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