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Take a small amount from; "I had to dip into my savings to buy him this present"
Stain an object by immersing it in a liquid
Go down momentarily; "Prices dipped"
A gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the body is lowered and raised by bending and straightening the arms
Dip into a liquid while eating; "She dunked the piece of bread in the sauce"
A brief swim in water
Scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the surface; "dip water out of a container"
A candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax or tallow
Immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate; "dip the garment into the cleaning solution"; "dip the brush into the paint"
A sudden sharp decrease in some quantity; "a drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index"; "there was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery"; "a dip in prices"; "when that became known the price of their stock went into free


Either side of the body below the waist and above the thigh
The ball-and-socket joint between the head of the femur and the acetabulum
The structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates
The fruit of a rose plant
(architecture) the exterior angle formed by the junction of a sloping side and a sloping end of a roof


(n.) An osier basket used for catching fish.


Be asleep
A gymnastic exercise performed starting from a position with the legs over the upper body and moving to an erect position by arching the back and swinging the legs out and down while forcing the chest upright
The basic unit of money in Laos
Sleep; "roused him from his kip"


Either the outer margin or the inner margin of the aperture of a gastropod's shell
The top edge of a vessel or other container
Either of two fleshy folds of tissue that surround the mouth and play a role in speaking
An impudent or insolent rejoinder; "don't give me any of your sass"
(botany) either of the two parts of a bilabiate corolla or calyx


(computer science) a unit for measuring the execution speed of a computer's CPU (but not the whole system); "4 MIPS is 4,000,000 instructions per second"


Made from sap of the Australasian nipa palm
Monotypic genus of palms of Australasia


Give a small sharp bite to; "The Queen's corgis always nip at her staff's ankles"
Sever or remove by pinching or snipping; "nip off the flowers"
A small sharp bite or snip
Squeeze tightly between the fingers; "He pinched her behind"; "She squeezed the bottle"
A tart spicy quality
The property of being moderately cold; "the chilliness of early morning"
The taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
(offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent
A small drink of liquor; "he poured a shot of whiskey"


(n.) The Surinam toad (Pipa Americana), noted for its peculiar breeding habits.


(n.) A wind instrument of music, consisting of a tube or tubes of straw, reed, wood, or metal; any tube which produces musical sounds; as, a shepherd's pipe; the pipe of an organ.
(n.) Any long tube or hollow body of wood, metal, earthenware, or the like: especially, one used as a conductor of water, steam, gas, etc.
(n.) A small bowl with a hollow steam, -- used in smoking tobacco, and, sometimes, other substances.
(n.) A passageway for the air in speaking and breathing; the windpipe, or one of its divisions.
(n.) The key or sound of the voice.
(n.) The peeping whistle, call, or note of a bird.
(n.) The bagpipe; as, the pipes of Lucknow.
(n.) An elongated body or vein of ore.
(n.) A roll formerly used in the English exchequer, otherwise called the Great Roll, on which were taken down the accounts of debts to the king; -- so called because put together like a pipe.
(n.) A boatswain's whistle, used to call the crew to their duties; also, the sound of it.
(n.) A cask usually containing two hogsheads, or 126 wine gallons; also, the quantity which it contains.
(v. i.) To play on a pipe, fife, flute, or other tubular wind instrument of music.
(v. i.) To call, convey orders, etc., by means of signals on a pipe or whistle carried by a boatswain.
(v. i.) To emit or have a shrill sound like that of a pipe; to whistle.
(v. i.) To become hollow in the process of solodifying; -- said of an ingot, as of steel.
(v. t.) To perform, as a tune, by playing on a pipe, flute, fife, etc.; to utter in the shrill tone of a pipe.
(v. t.) To call or direct, as a crew, by the boatswain's whistle.
(v. t.) To furnish or equip with pipes; as, to pipe an engine, or a building.


Defeat thoroughly; "He mopped up the floor with his opponents"
Hit with a missile from a weapon
Kill by firing a missile
A radar echo displayed so as to show the position of a reflecting surface
A mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)
A small hard seed found in some fruits
A minor nonspecific ailment
A disease of poultry


(a.) Like a pipe; hollow-stemmed.


(n.) The bank of a river.
(superl.) Ready for reaping or gathering; having attained perfection; mature; -- said of fruits, seeds, etc.; as, ripe grain.
(superl.) Advanced to the state of fitness for use; mellow; as, ripe cheese; ripe wine.
(superl.) Having attained its full development; mature; perfected; consummate.
(superl.) Maturated or suppurated; ready to discharge; -- said of sores, tumors, etc.
(superl.) Ready for action or effect; prepared.
(superl.) Like ripened fruit in ruddiness and plumpness.
(superl.) Intoxicated.
(v. i.) To ripen; to grow ripe.
(v. t.) To mature; to ripen.


The act of rending or ripping or splitting something; "he gave the envelope a vigorous rip"
A stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current
An opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings"
A dissolute man in fashionable society
Criticize or abuse strongly and violently; "The candidate ripped into his opponent mercilessly"
Tear or be torn violently; "The curtain ripped from top to bottom"; "pull the cooked chicken into strips"
Cut (wood) along the grain
Move precipitously or violently; "The tornado ripped along the coast"


(v. i.) To run or soak through fine pores and interstices; to ooze.


Drink in sips; "She was sipping her tea"
A small drink


(a.) Oozy; -- applied to land under cultivation that is not well drained.


Cause to tilt; "tip the screen upward"
Cause to topple or tumble by pushing
Give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the compensation agreed on; "Remember to tip the waiter"; "fee the steward"
An indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
The extreme end of something; especially something pointed
Remove the tip from; "tip artichokes"
A relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)
Mark with a tip; "tip the arrow with the small stone"
A V shape; "the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points"
Give insider information or advise to; "He tipped off the police about the terrorist plot"
Strike lightly; "He tapped me on the shoulder"
Walk on one's toes
To incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"


(n.) The lapwing.
(n.) Act of rubbing, esp. in order to clean.
(n.) A blow; a stroke; a hit; a swipe.
(n.) A gibe; a jeer; a severe sarcasm.
(n.) A handkerchief.
(n.) Stain; brand.
(v. t.) To rub with something soft for cleaning; to clean or dry by rubbing; as, to wipe the hands or face with a towel.
(v. t.) To remove by rubbing; to rub off; to obliterate; -- usually followed by away, off or out. Also used figuratively.
(v. t.) To cheat; to defraud; to trick; -- usually followed by out.


A sharp high-pitched cry (especially by a dog)
Bark in a high-pitched tone; "the puppies yelped"
Nervous tension that causes an athlete to fail (especially causes golfers to miss short putts); "to avoid the yips he changed his style of putting"