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Noun
A piece of something removed by clipping
Noun
The process of abbreviating something
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An act of cutting something in order to neaten it
Noun
A small piece of something that has been snipped off
Verb
Present participle for to fasten or attach, or be fastened or attached
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“You will be asked to clip your identification to your shirt by placing it in a plastic sleeve, which will then hang awkwardly from your shirt collar or jacket lapel.”
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Present participle for to cut short or trim, especially with shears or scissors
“Before applying a film dressing, clip excess hair around the wound site, if desired or per facility protocol, to ensure proper adhesion.”
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Present participle for to cut out or remove a section from
“My mother would clip the article, underline his name, and paste it on a page.”
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Present participle for to strike smartly or with a glancing blow
“I've crossed an intersection legally only to have some loony driver almost clip my side as he comes barreling past me.”
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Present participle for to strike with a sharp, often slanting, blow
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“I swing back with my left hand and clip him in the nose.”
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Present participle for to run or rush somewhere in a great hurry
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Present participle for to shorten in duration or extent
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Present participle for to cheat, deceive or defraud someone for personal gain
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Hitting a foul
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Present participle for to put securely in place or in the desired position
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Present participle for to decrease in amount or degree
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Present participle for to stop earlier than intended
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Present participle for touch or scrape lightly in passing
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Present participle for to obtain money or favors by intimidation, violence, or the misuse of authority
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Present participle for stab with pointed tool
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