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If I were to play somebody who ran a fish and chip shop, I would not work in a fish and chip shop for three months. Staring at chips is not going to help me in my performance.
Ben Kingsley

Meaning of "fish and chip shop" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FISH AND CHIP SHOP

fish and chip shop  [fɪʃ ən tʃɪp ʃɒp] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FISH AND CHIP SHOP

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adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fish and chip shop is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FISH AND CHIP SHOP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

fish and chip shop

Fish and chip shop

A fish and chip shop is an outlet that predominantly sells the English dish of fish and chips. It is usually a predominantly takeaway operation, although some have limited seating facilities. Other variations on the fish and chip shop name include fish bar, fish shop, chip shop and the colloquial "chippy". Fish and chip shops may also sell other foods, including variations on their core offering such as battered sausage and burgers, to regional cuisine such as Chinese food.

Definition of fish and chip shop in the English dictionary

The definition of fish and chip shop in the dictionary is a takeaway restaurant where you can buy fish and chips.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FISH AND CHIP SHOP


barbershop
ˈbɑːbəˌʃɒp
bookshop
ˈbʊkʃɒp
chop
tʃɒp
Photoshop
ˈfəʊtəʊˌʃɒp
shop
ʃɒp
toyshop
ˈtɔɪʃɒp
workshop
ˈwɜːkˌʃɒp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FISH AND CHIP SHOP

fish and brewis
fish and chips
fish bass
fish eagle
fish factory
fish farm
fish farmer
fish farming
fish finger
fish flake
fish fork
fish fry
fish glue
fish hawk
fish hook
fish joint
fish kettle
fish knife
fish knives
fish ladder

WORDS THAT END LIKE FISH AND CHIP SHOP

a bull in a china shop
all over the shop
beauty shop
bike shop
bishop
body repair shop
body shop
cake shop
coffee shop
flower shop
gift shop
machine shop
one-stop shop
pawn shop
pet shop
print shop
repair shop
sex shop
shut up shop
thrift shop
video shop

Synonyms and antonyms of fish and chip shop in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «fish and chip shop» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FISH AND CHIP SHOP

Find out the translation of fish and chip shop to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fish and chip shop from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fish and chip shop» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

鱼和薯条店
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fish and chips
570 millions of speakers

English

fish and chip shop
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मछली और चिप की दुकान
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الأسماك و رقاقة متجر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

рыба и чип магазин
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

peixe e chip loja
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মাছ ও চিপসের দোকান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

poissons et friterie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kedai ikan dan cip
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fisch und Chips-Laden
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

フィッシュ&チップスの店
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

물고기와 칩 상점
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Toko iwak lan chip
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cá và chip cửa hàng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மீன் மற்றும் சில்லு கடை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मासे आणि चिप शॉप
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Balık ve yonga dükkanı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fish and chip negozio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ryb i chip sklep
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

риба і чіп магазин
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pește și chip de magazin
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τα ψάρια και το chip κατάστημα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vis en chip winkel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

fisk och chip shop
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fisk og chip shop
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fish and chip shop

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FISH AND CHIP SHOP»

The term «fish and chip shop» is normally little used and occupies the 117.203 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FISH AND CHIP SHOP» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about fish and chip shop

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3 QUOTES WITH «FISH AND CHIP SHOP»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word fish and chip shop.
1
Pauline Hanson
I may be only a fish and chip shop lady, but some of these economists need to get their heads out of the textbooks and get a job in the real world. I would not even let one of them handle my grocery shopping.
2
Pauline Hanson
My view on issues is based on common sense, and my experience as a mother of four children, as a sole parent, and as a businesswoman running a fish and chip shop.
3
Ben Kingsley
If I were to play somebody who ran a fish and chip shop, I would not work in a fish and chip shop for three months. Staring at chips is not going to help me in my performance.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FISH AND CHIP SHOP»

Discover the use of fish and chip shop in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fish and chip shop and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Start and Run a Fish and Chip Shop
This book provides the detailed information you need to have your own Fish and Chip Shop and Burger Bar business.
James Kayui Li, 2009
2
Start and Run a Fish and Chip Shop or Burger Bar
In 2001,the thenprime minister TonyBlair chosetodo a photo shoot ina fish and chip shop in Yorkshire duringhis election campaign. This delicious meal represents British identity as much as Shakespeareand Big BeninLondon. TheBritish ...
James Kayui Li, 2009
3
Tales for an Unknown City
But for that to happen the fish and chip shop had to be sold, and was. My father ended up selling the fish and chip shop and going into the fishing business with Mr Cotton and with a trawler. I said that the title of this story is "The Gold Mine.
Dan Yashinsky, 1992
4
Misery Guts
Reprint of a novel for older children first published in 1991 under the Piper imprint and first reprinted as a Pan book in 1996.
Morris Gleitzman, 1991
5
Planning Law and Practice
The court dismissed the application and in doing so supported the inspector's finding that the change of use to an antiques shop did not mean that the premises had lost the benefit of the 1958 planning permission for a fish and chip shop.
J. Cameron Blackhall, 2000
6
Angela's Ashes: A Memoir
Go on, go back down and try all the pubs around the railway station and try Naughton's fish and chip shop. I have to go by myself because Malachy has the runs and can't stray far from the bucket. I search all the pubs on Parnell Street and ...
Frank McCourt, 1998
7
Use of Science and Technology in Business: Exploring the ...
Preparing It is at the fish and chip shop. 1 This part is based on interview data collected from a well-known fish and chip outlet in Cleethorpes (near Grimsby) and the fish fryer's trade association. Secondary data are also used. 'Only in 2002  ...
Håkan Håkansson, Frans Prenkert, Waluszewski, 2009
8
My Best Cellar: An Autobiography Up to the Age of Eleven - ...
Apparently Japanese gangsters perform the act of secateur on their little fingers by way of an apology. They must think our chip-shop chaps very sorry people. Some fish and chip shop men had what appeared to be a nervous tic in their eyes.
Wilf Lunn, 2008
9
Daisy and the Trouble with Burglars
No matter the occasion, Daisy just can't help getting into trouble!
Kes Gray, 2013
10
Beside the Seaside: A Celebration of the Place We Like to Be
There is some dispute about who set up the first fish and chip shop in Britain. It could have been Joseph Malin, a Jewish immigrant from Eastern Europe who opened a shop in the East End of London in 1860. Alternatively, it might have been ...
Jane Struthers, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FISH AND CHIP SHOP»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fish and chip shop is used in the context of the following news items.
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Police begin murder investigation after north London shooting
One witness, who was in a nearby fish and chip shop, said he saw the aftermath of the shooting. “I saw the woman and turned away. Then I ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
2
North East chef Simon Walsh is back with Longsands Fish Kitchen …
“It's a very attractive area and the Longsands Fish Kitchen is something different to what is already here, a really cool fish and chip shop and ... «ChronicleLive, Jul 15»
3
Northumberland's oldest fish and chip shop gets a £100000 revamp
Lewis' Fish and Chip shop is the oldest run chippie in the Northumberland coastal village of Seahouses, and the new generation has been ... «ChronicleLive, Jul 15»
4
Derelict Island House eyesore to become fish and chip shop
Derelict Island House eyesore to become fish and chip shop. Work has started that will see a 115 year old derelict building in Wolverhampton ... «expressandstar.com, Jul 15»
5
Dozy burglar jailed after fish and chip shop raid just four hours after …
Jamie Waters, 28, from Middlesbrough, was sentenced to another 18 weeks in jail for snatching £30 from the till of a fish and chip shop in the ... «Gazette Live, Jul 15»
6
Thriving chip shop offers free chips to Sentinel readers
FISH and chip shop owner Dhruve Patel used to have so few customers when he first opened he had to fill his time playing solitaire. But just ... «Stoke Sentinel, Jul 15»
7
In cod we trust: there's no plaice like Hackney for fish and chips
Essex Road is where it all began for Panikos Panayi, who as an infant in the 1960s enjoyed his first solid food in the local fish and chip shop. «Hackney Citizen, Jul 15»
8
'World's biggest' fish and chip shop to open in Willerby alongside …
Although a Harry Ramsden's fish and chip shop in Bournemouth has more seats, Mr Papas said his near-10,000sq ft restaurant would be the ... «Hull Daily Mail, Jul 15»
9
The Wee Hurrie to keep doors open after sale.
It added: "The Wee Hurrie fish and chip shop and the Oyster Bar Restaurant, both in Troon, and Coffee, Chocolate and Tea in Glasgow, ... «Herald Scotland, Jul 15»
10
Peeling the Potato - Adland Live at the Chip Shop Awards
... Cheetham decided to leverage family connections and make a series of ads for Barnacles Fish and Chip Shop, a business run by his Mother. «Adland, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Fish and chip shop [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/fish-and-chip-shop>. Nov 2019 ».
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