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nip

noun (n)

  • a small drink of liquor (noun.quantity)
    Synonym: shot
    source: wordnet30
  • (offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent (noun.person)
    Synonym: jap
    source: wordnet30
  • the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth (noun.cognition)
    source: wordnet30
  • the property of being moderately cold (noun.attribute)
    Synonym: chilliness, coolness
    source: wordnet30
  • a tart spicy quality (noun.attribute)
    source: wordnet30
  • a small sharp bite or snip (noun.act)
    Synonym: pinch
    source: wordnet30
  • A sip or small draught; esp., a draught of intoxicating liquor; a dram. (noun)
    source: webster1913
  • A seizing or closing in upon; a pinching; as, in the northern seas, the nip of masses of ice. (noun)
    source: webster1913

verb (v)

  • squeeze tightly between the fingers (verb.contact)
    source: wordnet30
  • give a small sharp bite to (verb.contact)
    Example:
    The Queen's corgis always nip at her staff's ankles.
    source: wordnet30
  • sever or remove by pinching or snipping (verb.contact)
    Synonym: clip, nip off, snip, snip off
    Example:
    Nip off the flowers.
    source: wordnet30
  • To catch and inclose or compress tightly between two surfaces, or points which are brought together or closed; to pinch; to close in upon. (verb)
    source: webster1913

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