chip-shop

Half-hearted or inadequate.

Your CV is completely chip-shop.


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  • chip shop — chip shops N COUNT A chip shop is a shop which sells hot food such as fish and chips, fried chicken, sausages, and meat pies. The food is cooked in the shop and people take it away to eat at home or in the street. [BRIT] Syn: fish and chip shop …   English dictionary

  • chip shop — also chippie, chip|py informal [ˈtʃıpi] n BrE a shop that cooks and sells ↑fish and chips and other ↑fried food …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • chip shop — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms chip shop : singular chip shop plural chip shops in the UK, a shop where you can buy fish and chips and other hot foods to take away and eat …   English dictionary

  • chip shop — also chip.py informal noun (C) BrE a shop that cooks and sells fish and chips and other food …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • chip shop — noun A fast food outlet which sells fish and chips. Syn: chippy, chippie …   Wiktionary

  • CHIP SHOP — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • fish and chip shop — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms fish and chip shop : singular fish and chip shop plural fish and chip shops British a shop that sells fish and chips that you usually take somewhere else to eat …   English dictionary

  • fish and chip shop — UK US noun [countable] [singular fish and chip shop plural fish and chip shops] british a shop that sells fish and chips that you usually take somewhere else to eat Thesaurus: types of shophyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish and chip shop — fish and chip shops N COUNT In Britain, a fish and chip shop is a shop which sells hot food such as fish and chips, fried chicken, sausages, and meat pies. The food is cooked in the shop and people take it away to eat at home or in the street.… …   English dictionary

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