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lip
British English: /lɪp/
American English: /lɪp/

Translation of lip in German:

noun

  • 1
    Lippe, die
    lower/upper lip
    Unter-/Oberlippe, die
    bite one's lip (literal or figurative)
    sich Dat. auf die Lippen beißen
    escape somebody's lips
    jemandes Lippen Dat. entschlüpfen
    hang on somebody's lips
    an jemandes Lippen Dat. hängen
    lick one's lips (literal or figurative)
    sich Dat. die Lippen lecken
    not let a word pass one's lips
    kein Wort über seine Lippen kommen lassen
    not a morsel passed his lips
    er rührte nichts an
    keep a stiff upper lip
    [figurative]
    Haltung bewahren
    button 2, → seal2 2 2, → smack2 2 2
  • 2 (of saucer, cup, crater)
    [Gieß]rand, der
    (of jug)
    Tülle, die
  • 3 [colloquial] (impudence) See examples:give somebody some lip
    jemandem gegenüber eine dicke Lippe riskieren
    [colloquial]
    none of your lip!
    keine frechen Bemerkungen!

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