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Overview of noun nip

The noun nip has 6 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. nip, shot

(a small drink of liquor; "he poured a shot of whiskey")

2. Jap, Nip

((offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent)

3. relish, flavor, flavour, sapidity, savor, savour, smack, nip, tang

(the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth)

4. chilliness, coolness, nip

(the property of being moderately cold; "the chilliness of early morning")

5. nip, piquance, piquancy, piquantness, tang, tanginess, zest

(a tart spicy quality)

6. nip, pinch

(a small sharp bite or snip)

Overview of adj nipping

The adj nipping has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. barbed, biting, nipping, pungent, mordacious

(capable of wounding; "a barbed compliment"; "a biting aphorism"; "pungent satire")

2. crisp, frosty, nipping, nippy, snappy

(pleasantly cold and invigorating; "crisp clear nights and frosty mornings"; "a nipping wind"; "a nippy fall day"; "snappy weather") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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