noun see dipper

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dipperful — noun /ˈdɪpəfʊl/ As much as a dipper will hold; a cupful …   Wiktionary

  • dipperful — dip·per·ful …   English syllables

  • dipperful — (r)ˌfu̇l noun ( s) : the full quantity a dipper holds …   Useful english dictionary

  • dipper — noun Date: 1611 1. one that dips: as a. a worker who dips articles b. something (as a long handled cup) used for dipping c. slang pickpocket 2. any of a genus (Cinclus and especially C. cinclus of the Old World and C. mexicanus of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • River Elegy — (Chinese: 河殇; Pinyin: Héshāng ) was a People s Republic of China documentary series co authored by Su Xiaokang, shown in China Central Television in the late 1980s. The six part documentary announcing the death of traditional Chinese civilization …   Wikipedia

  • quantity — n 1. amount, substance, measurement, measure, extent, strength; weight, content, capacity; total, sum, whole, lot, aggregate, whole deal, whole shebang; large amount, big amount, lots, lots and lots. 2. share, portion, proportion, quota; dose,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • dipper — /ˈdɪpə / (say dipuh) noun 1. someone or something that dips. 2. a container with a handle, used for taking up liquids from a larger receptacle. 3. any of various birds of the genus Cinclus, family Cinclidae, as the white throated dipper, C.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • dipper — [dip′ər] n. 1. a person whose work is dipping something in liquid ☆ 2. a long handled cup or similar container for dipping 3. any of a family (Cinclidae) of passerine birds living near swift streams in which they wade and dive in search of… …   English World dictionary

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