(Of speech) having short, sharp vowel sounds and clear pronunciation: his cold clipped tones
More example sentences
- He had grown fairly adept at imitating Jimjim's clipped speech.
- Eden, who was used to the clipped speech of her birthplace, was fascinated and amused.
- It was a short, clipped sound, but at least it was there.
Definition of clipped in:
- The US English dictionary