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Definitions of nip:
  • noun:   small sharp biting
  • noun:   a small drink
  • noun:   a tart spiciness
  • noun:   a small drink of liquor
  • noun:   a person of Japanese descent
  • verb:   give a small sharp bite to
    Example: "The Queen's corgies always nip at her staff's ankles"
  • verb:   sever or remove by pinching or snipping
    Example: "Nip off the flowers"
  • verb:   squeeze tightly between the fingers
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #69638)

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