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Alternative clues for the word sip



Nurse a drink

Nurse a brewski

Sample soup


Tiny taste


Have some tea



Not guzzle

Sample, as wine

Small drawing?

Bit of a draft

Small intake

Just enough to wet the lips

Several drops

Wine tasting?

Mere taste

Very small serving

Swill's opposite

Just enough to wet one's lips

Take in slowly

Taste, as wine

Take, as tea

Don't chug

Drink, as hot tea

Take in tentatively

Drink from a snifter, e.g.

Hardly a gulp

Hardly a chug

Sample, in a way

Savor, in a way

Spoonful, maybe

Tiniest drink

Half a strawful, say

Drink with one's pinkie up, say

Test the temperature of, in a way

Chug's opposite

Taste test

Drink with a straw

Savor, as fine wine

Nurse a beverage

Nurse at a bar

Nurse in a bar

Drink ver-r-ry slowly

Nurse, as a drink

Enjoy, as brandy

Savor, as cognac

Quick draft?

Drink hot chocolate, maybe

Opposite of a gulp

A small drink

Draw on a straw

Little drink

Wee drink


Taste wassail

Drink a little

Small drink

Use a snifter

Test of a sort

Use a straw

Tiny taste of soup

Taste, as soup

Suck up

Small draft

Tiny quaff

Brandy measurement

Just enough to wet one's whistle

Take tea with delicacy

Drink cautiously

Take a little drink

Drink slowly

Try ale, gingerly

Small beverage quantity

Drink delicately

Sample gingerly

Taste the soup

Word definitions for sip in dictionaries

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. verb COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES sip coffee (= drink it slowly ) ▪ He sat in his chair, peacefully sipping his coffee. sip your drink (= drink it in very small amounts ) ▪ Connie was sitting at the table, sipping her drink slowly. sipping lid COLLOCATIONS...

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Sip \Sip\, v. i. To drink a small quantity; to take a fluid with the lips; to take a sip or sips of something. [She] raised it to her mouth with sober grace; Then, sipping, offered to the next in place. --Dryden.

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. A small mouthful of drink vb. (context transitive English) To drink slowly, small mouthfuls at a time.

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
late 14c., of uncertain origin, perhaps from a source related to Low German sippen "to sip," or from Old English sypian "absorb, drink in," related to supan "to take into the mouth a little at a time" (see sup (v.2)). Related: Sipped ; sipping .

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
n. a small drink [syn: nip ] [also: sipping , sipped ]

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Šip may refer to: Šip (Pale) Šip (Višegrad)

Usage examples of sip.

He felt in no mood for conversation, and as he sipped his absinth he let his mind run rather sorrowfully over the past few weeks of his life.

He was sitting in a music hall one evening, sipping his absinth and admiring the art of a certain famous Russian dancer, when he caught a passing glimpse of a pair of evil black eyes upon him.

They had sat on the sofa in front of the fire, talking quietly of many things while he sipped an after-dinner brandy, his favorite.

An old emeritus professor, Doctoran Hildegard, who was famed for his agnosticism, sipped his and announced that he now had evidence of the existence of the Deity.

With a deer rib bone whose end she had hollowed out to make a small depression, she fed him the agrimony concentration in small sips sometime near midnight.

They sipped and exchanged pleasantries for several moments before Ameer got down to business.

For a while the conversation had been lively and friendly, and Ana had sat on her barstool, sipping her Coke and basking in the new ambiance.

Baudelaires and the Squalors sipped aqueous martinis one evening in a living room the children had never seen before.

Her hair maintained its erotic contact with the Arachno, sipping information from his skin to verify what Corvax said.

She took a sip of her wine, then smiled brilliantly at Captain Argosy, Sergeant Rice, and Sergeant Culpeper.

Night had just fallen and Torrance uncorked a bottle of arrack and took a sip.

He sipped from a tin mug of arrack while Sharpe negotiated the muslin screen and then stood to attention beneath the ridge pole.

I have artichokes with Parmesan cheese, just a little bite of the excellent bread, a few sips of red wine, a plate of eggplant and peppers, and gigantic portions of rib steak, chicken, and lamb.

Ducking inside, she found the rider, Berelain, sipping tea with Amys and Bair and Sorilea, all stretched out on bright, tasseled cushions.

Cole took a sip from the next beer as he too watched the young woman with the red bandanna move to the music.