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Noun
A small portion of a serving of a beverage
“It has taken me a strong coffee and a nip of brandy to revive myself from the trip.”
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A small portion of a serving of a food
“How about a nip of chocolate and a bit of cinnamon with that coffee?”
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A very small amount of something
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“Season your salad with a nip of salt and pepper.”
Noun
The quality or state of being stimulating to the mind or senses
“The barbecue sauce has a nip to it that balances out the sweetness.”
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An uncomfortable degree of coolness
“There's a nip in the air today.”
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Tight pressing
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The upper or front part of the body that contains the brain, the major sense organs, and the mouth
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A wound from a sting
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The pointed or rounded end of something slender or tapering
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Evenness of emotions or temper
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The action of seizing someone and taking them into custody
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A long, deep cut or wound
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Bite or pinch sharply
“Alpha dogs nip subordinates under the chin as corrections.”
Verb
To cut off or away
“The continue, from time to time, to bind the new shoots to the stakes, and to nip off the tops of them, when too luxuriant, till towards the time of ripening.”
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To go quickly
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“He can't nip off to the pub without someone demolishing first his house and then his planet.”
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To catch and enclose or compress tightly between two surfaces, or points which are brought together or closed
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“That guy nipped my wallet from the restaurant table when I turned away.”
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To chew, grip or tear at something edible with one's teeth
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To strike or pick up with the beak
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To wound or pierce with a sting
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To swallow in liquid form
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Give or cause to give a short, sudden jerking or convulsive movement
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To subject to cold temperatures
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Make a long, deep cut in
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