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nip1

Pronunciation: /nɪp/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1 (pinch) pellizcar*; (bite) mordisquear the icy wind nipped our cheeks el viento helado nos cortaba las mejillas she nipped her finger in the door se pilló el dedo con la puerta

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • 1 (bite, snap) to nip at sth [dog] mordisquear algo
  • 2 (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] (go quickly) I'll nip home at lunchtime me haré una escapadita a casa al mediodía [colloquial/familiar] a taxi nipped in in front of me se me coló un taxi delante nip upstairs and fetch my pipe sube un momento a buscarme la pipa to nip out salir* un momento

noun/nombre

  • 1 (pinch) pellizco (masculine); (bite) mordisco (masculine) to give sb a nip (pinch) pellizcar* a algn (bite) mordisquear a algn
    Example sentences
    • His fair hand made a gesture to touch the dog's face but was rewarded by a painful nip from her sharp fangs.
    • She sighed and looked on dreamily, before receiving a sharp nip on the ear.
    • Herding the neighborhood kids and giving an occasional light nip to a rear end or ankle might seem like a funny game in the beginning.
  • 2 (chill) there's a nip in the air hace bastante fresco
  • 3 (tang) (American English/inglés norteamericano) sabor (masculine) fuerte

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Pronunciation: /nɪp/

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Nip

Pronunciation: /nɪp/

noun/nombre

  • [slang/argot] [offensive/ofensivo] (Japanese person) japonés, (masculine, feminine), japo (masculine and feminine) [colloquial/familiar] [offensive/ofensivo], nipón, (masculine, feminine)

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