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Noun
Bite or pinch sharply
“Alpha dogs nip subordinates under the chin as corrections.”
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.”
Noun
A very small amount
“I'll have just a nip of your sandwich.”
Noun
An uncomfortable degree of coolness
“… there's a nip in the air today.”
Verb
Bite or pinch sharply
“Alpha dogs nip subordinates under the chin as corrections.”
Verb
Go quickly
“He can't nip off to the pub without someone demolishing first his house and then his planet.”
Verb
To catch and enclose or compress tightly between two surfaces, or points which are brought together or closed
“… that guy nipped my wallet from the restaurant table when I turned away.”
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