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  Words related to nip

Related / Similar Words: pinch, sip, piquance, piquancy, tang, tanginess, zest, Jap, Nip, shot, nip off, clip, snip, snip off, squeeze, twinge, tweet, twitch

 

Definition:
  • small sharp biting;
  • a small drink;
  • a tart spiciness;
  • a person of Japanese descent;
  • a small drink of liquor; "he poured a shot of whiskey";
  • give a small sharp bite to; "The Queen''s corgies always nip at her staff''s ankles";
  • sever or remove by pinching or snipping; "nip off the flowers";
  • squeeze tightly between the fingers; "He pinched her behind"; "She squeezed the bottle";

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    Hyponyms: tweak

     

    Derivational Morphology: pinch, vellicate, sip, zest, spice, spice up, clip, clipping, snip, snippet, snipping, clipper, clippers, claw, chela, nipper, pincer, squeeze, wring, squeezing, tweak

     

    Anagrams: pin, PIN

     

     
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