from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A stock that sells at a high price because of public confidence in its long record of steady earnings.
  • n. An extremely valuable asset or property.
  • n. Games A blue poker chip of high value.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A high value gaming chip.
  • n. A stock or other investment that has a high price because of its perceived reliability.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a common stock of a nationally known company whose value and dividends are reliable; typically have high price and low yield
  • n. a blue poker chip with the highest value


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