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Definition of Sip


  1. To drink or imbibe in small quantities; especially, to take in with the lips in small quantities, as a liquid; as, to sip tea.
  2. To draw into the mouth; to suck up; as, a bee sips nectar from the flowers.
  3. To taste the liquor of; to drink out of.
  4. To drink a small quantity; to take a fluid with the lips; to take a sip or sips of something.
  5. The act of sipping; the taking of a liquid with the lips.
  6. A small draught taken with the lips; a slight taste.
  7. See Seep.

Sip Quotations

We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter.
Denis Diderot

I'm on a lot of airplanes, so I just sip on red wine thinking of stupid ideas and, when I think of it, I wanna make it happen.
Bam Margera

Very intense first summer out, to be 18 years old and never having gone on a date, never having smoked a cigarette, never had a drink, even a sip of beer, never kissed a girl, all of those things. It made for a fairly intense first year out.
Peter Jurasik

Organisms sip energy, because they have to work or barter for every single bit that they get.
Janine Benyus

Drink the first. Sip the second slowly. Skip the third.
Knute Rockne
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Sip Translations

sip in Dutch is resorberen, opslorpen, slurpen
sip in Italian is sorso
sip in Spanish is trago, sorber, sorbo
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