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chip·per 1

 (chĭp′ər)
n.
One that chips or cuts: a wood chipper.

chip·per 2

 (chĭp′ər)
adj.
In lively spirits; cheerful.

[Possibly alteration of British dialectal kipper, lively.]
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chipper

(ˈtʃɪpə)
adj
1. cheerful; lively
2. smartly dressed

chipper

(ˈtʃɪpər)
n
(Commerce) informal Irish and Scot a fish-and-chip shop
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chip•per1

(ˈtʃɪp ər)

adj.
marked by or being in sprightly good humor and health; jaunty.
[1830–40; of uncertain orig.]

chip•per3

(ˈtʃɪp ər)

n.
a person or thing that chips or cuts.
[1505–15]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.chipper - having a cheerful, lively, and self-confident air; "looking chipper, like a man...diverted by his own wit"- Frances G. Patton; "life that is gay, brisk, and debonair"- H.M.Reynolds; "walked with a jaunty step"; "a jaunty optimist"
cheerful - being full of or promoting cheer; having or showing good spirits; "her cheerful nature"; "a cheerful greeting"; "a cheerful room"; "as cheerful as anyone confined to a hospital bed could be"
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chipper

adjective
1. Very brisk, alert, and full of high spirits:
Informal: peppy.
Idioms: bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, full of life.
2. Being in or showing good spirits:
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Translations
مُبْتَهٍج، مَرِح، حَيَوي
čilýčipernýveselý
friskmunter
virgonc
možsmundrs
čiperný

chipper

[ˈtʃɪpəʳ] ADJalegre, contento
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chipper

1
adj (inf)lebhaft, munter

chipper

2
n (inf: = fish and chip shop) → Fish-and-chips-Imbiss m
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chipper

(ˈtʃipə(r)) adjective
cheerful and lively. You seem very chipper today.
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References in periodicals archive ?
In the second half of the album, Subrizi widens his lens, and applies that loneliness he so chipperly endures and applies it to the world around him, particularly on "Keep Good Track of Your Heart,'' where he takes on the role of a modern Polonius, listing off well-intentioned advice which seems a recipe for leading a safe, sensible and somewhat monotonous-sounding life.