Lip Lip, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lipped} (l[i^]pt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lipping} (-p[i^]ng).] 1. To touch with the lips; to put the lips to; hence, to kiss. [1913 Webster]

The bubble on the wine which breaks Before you lip the glass. --Praed. [1913 Webster]

A hand that kings Have lipped and trembled kissing. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To utter; to speak. [R.] --Keats. [1913 Webster]

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  • Lipped — (l[i^]pt), a. 1. Having a lip or lips; having a raised or rounded edge resembling the lip; often used in composition; as, thick lipped, thin lipped, etc. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) Labiate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -lipped — «lihpt», adjective. 1. having a lip or lips. 2. Botany. labiate. lipped, combining form. having lips: »Thin lipped = having thin lips …   Useful english dictionary

  • lipped — [lipt] adj. 1. having a lip or lips: often used in compounds [tight lipped] 2. having a spoutlike projection in the rim: said of a pitcher, cup, etc. 3. LABIATE …   English World dictionary

  • lipped — adjective having a lip or lips (Freq. 1) a lipped bowl a virgin purest lipped John Keats • Ant: ↑lipless • Similar to: ↑bilabiate, ↑two lipped, ↑labiate, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • -lipped — [[t] lɪ̱pt[/t]] COMB in ADJ GRADED lipped combines with adjectives to form other adjectives which describe the sort of lips that someone has. → See also tight lipped A thin lipped smile spread over the captain s face. ...his full lipped mouth …   English dictionary

  • lipped — adjective Date: 14th century having a lip or lips especially of a specified kind or number often used in combination < tight lipped > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lipped — adjective a) Having a raised lip. We met a yellow lipped woman. b) (in combination) Having some specific type of lip …   Wiktionary

  • lipped — lip ► NOUN 1) either of the two fleshy parts forming the edges of the mouth opening. 2) the edge of a hollow container or an opening. 3) informal impudent talk. 4) another term for LABIUM(Cf. ↑labium). ► VERB ▪ (of water) lap a …   English terms dictionary

  • lipped — /lipt/, adj. 1. having lips or a lip. 2. Bot. labiate. [1350 1400; ME; see LIP, ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • lipped — adj. having lips, having a certain type or kind of lips; labiate (Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

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