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sip

sip

 
pronunciation:
sIp
parts of speech:
transitive verb & intransitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: sipped, sipping, sips
definition: to drink slowly and a little at a time.
synonyms:
sup
similar words:
nip, taste
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an instance of sipping.
synonyms:
swallow, taste
definition 2: a quantity of liquid sipped.
synonyms:
dram, sup, taste
similar words:
nip
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