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Noun: blue chip  bloo chip
  1. A common stock of a nationally known company whose value and dividends are reliable; typically have high price and low yield
    "blue chips are usually safe investments";
    - blue-chip stock
  2. A blue poker chip with the highest value
Adjective: blue-chip  'bloo'chip
  1. Extremely valuable
    "Rembrandt is considered a blue-chip artist"

Derived forms: blue chips

See also: valuable

Type of: chip, common shares, common stock, ordinary shares, poker chip

Encyclopedia: Blue chip