This term would not be used in reference to anyone that the speaker is presumed to have more than a passing aquaintance with.
"Yeah, this one chippie from the other section lent me hers."
"who's that in the picture with him?"
"Some chippie he knew back in the day."
"So, I was sitting there, minding my own business, when this chippie comes in and starts causing all kinds of trouble..."
White So Cal College Girl 2 : does he wear random cheap looking bracelets on his arms?
White So Cal College Girl 1: yeah! its so individualistic and mysterious like hes on a whole different level beyond our American culture!
White So Cal College Girl 2: oh hes a Chippie. they only go for global studies majors or nurses who want to serve long term overseas.
Chips in + Hippy = chippie
- Sara is a chippie.
- We usually chippie on weekends if we can come up with enough for two quarters.
- Pass me the tin foil and lighter there chippie.
- Detox sucks!