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1. lip

noun. ['ˈlɪp'] either of two fleshy folds of tissue that surround the mouth and play a role in speaking.

Synonyms

  • labial vein
  • external body part
  • overlip
  • underlip
  • vena labialis
  • labial artery
  • arteria labialis
  • articulator

Antonyms

  • disappearance
  • refrain
  • neutral
  • positive

Etymology

  • lippe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lippa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Lip

  • roundtrip
  • microchip
  • outstrip
  • unzip
  • strip
  • scripp
  • scrip
  • equip
  • whipp
  • whip
  • trippe
  • tripp
  • trip
  • stipp
  • snip
  • skipp
  • skip
  • quipp
  • quip
  • gripp
  • grip
  • drip
  • crip
  • zipp
  • zip
  • yip
  • tipp
  • tip
  • sipp
  • sip

Example sentences of the word lip


1. Noun, singular or mass
Push the top two clips down so the lip goes over the edge of the mirror.

Quotes containing the word lip


1. Mulling this over, Vlad wiped her lip gloss from his lips with the back of his hand.Vampires, after all, didn't sparkle.
- Heather Brewer, Twelfth Grade Kills

2. When she absently worried her bottom lip with one of her adorable little fangs, he sighed.The Enemy of Old fucking sighed.Dear gods, it’d finally happened to him.Happiness.Then his own fangs sharpened.I will kill anyone who tries to take this feeling away from me.
- Kresley Cole, Lothaire

3. I don't have a lot of domestic instincts,"Ranger said to me, his attention fixing on the unidentifiable glob in my hair, "but I have a real strong urge to take you home and hose you down."I went dry mouth. Connie bit into her lower lip, and Lula fanned herself with a file.
- Janet Evanovich, Eleven on Top

2. lip-synch

verb. move the lips in synchronization (with recorded speech or song).

Synonyms

  • mouth

Antonyms

  • whisper
  • shout

3. lip-gloss

noun. makeup that makes the lips shiny.

Synonyms

  • make-up
  • makeup

4. lip-sync

verb. move the lips in synchronization (with recorded speech or song).

Synonyms

  • mouth

Antonyms

  • whisper
  • shout

5. lip-read

verb. interpret by lipreading; of deaf people.

Synonyms

  • read
  • speech-read

Antonyms

  • lack

6. lip-shaped

adjective. shaped in the form of a lip.

Antonyms

  • amorphous

7. lip

noun. ['ˈlɪp'] either the outer margin or the inner margin of the aperture of a gastropod's shell.

Synonyms

  • margin
  • perimeter

Antonyms

  • whisper
  • shout
  • specify

Etymology

  • lippe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lippa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. lip

noun. ['ˈlɪp'] (botany) either of the two parts of a bilabiate corolla or calyx.

Synonyms

  • plant part

Etymology

  • lippe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lippa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. lip

noun. ['ˈlɪp'] the top edge of a vessel or other container.

Synonyms

  • edge
  • rim
  • vessel
  • collar
  • shoe collar

Antonyms

  • volley
  • clear
  • stay in place
  • outgo

Etymology

  • lippe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lippa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. lip

noun. ['ˈlɪp'] an impudent or insolent rejoinder.

Synonyms

  • sass
  • return
  • retort
  • back talk
  • backtalk
  • riposte
  • rejoinder
  • replication
  • comeback
  • sassing
  • counter

Antonyms

  • lack
  • recede
  • dull
  • artifact

Etymology

  • lippe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lippa (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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