Chips as a noun:
"Wow, look at the chips on that motherboard!"
"What kind of chips should we get: barbecue or sour cream and onion?"
"The diner made its own chips from scratch."
Chips as a verb:
Chips as a noun (slang):
French fries as a noun (chiefly, North America):
Strips of deep-fried potatoes that have been frenched (cut into strips).
"These french fries are soggy."
"'French fries are my favorite vegetable dish."
"He eats too many french fries."
"'French fries is a specialty of the house."