Nippingly
Nippingly \Nip"ping*ly\, adv. In a nipping manner. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • nippingly — adverb see nipping …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nippingly — See nipping. * * * …   Universalium

  • nippingly — adverb : in a nipping manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • nipping — nippingly, adv. /nip ing/, adj. 1. sharp or biting, as cold. 2. sarcastic; caustic. [1540 50; NIP1 + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • nipping — adjective Date: 1547 sharp, chilling < a nipping wind > • nippingly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nipping — /ˈnɪpɪŋ/ (say niping) adjective 1. that nips. 2. sharp or biting, as cold, etc. 3. sarcastic. {nip1 + p + ing2} –nippingly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • nipping — [nip′iŋ] adj. 1. that nips, or pinches 2. sharp; biting; nippy 3. sarcastic nippingly adv …   English World dictionary

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