verb (used with object), clipped, clipped or clipt, clip·ping.
verb (used without object), clipped, clipped or clipt, clip·ping.
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Origin of clip1
OTHER WORDS FROM clipclip·pa·ble, adjective
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Definition for clip (2 of 2)
verb (used with or without object), clipped, clip·ping.
Origin of clip2
Example sentences from the Web for clip
In this clip, a teenage Minaj gets heated and throws a phone in a play rehearsal during her tenure at LaGuardia High School.
Check out a clip from this exclusive interview with SCAD President and Founder Paula Wallace at the 2014 Savannah Film Festival.Who Is Joe Manganiello? Sofia Vergara’s Fiancé on the Value of Hard Work|The Daily Beast Video|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The clip received heaps of Internet criticism after it went viral, and has since been pulled down from state channels.Hitler is Huge in Thailand: Chicken Joints, T-Shirts, and A Govt.-Issued Propaganda Video|Marlow Stern|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the clip, Julie claims she lost her doctor and her premiums became unaffordable as a result of Obamacare.The Strangest, Cheesiest, Most Brazenly False Political Ads of 2014|Jack Holmes, The Daily Beast Video|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But like the phoenix, he has risen in the form of a 2:11, horribly produced YouTube clip.
It weighs only twenty-five and a half pounds and a clip of forty-seven rounds can be fired in four seconds.Italy at War and the Allies in the West|E. Alexander Powell
Clip whirled around, as though he would make off without another word.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
He will make your life a torment to you and clip every ring of gold that at length you wring out of his grip.Moon of Israel|H. Rider Haggard
Thus, in Fig. 2937 is shown at a a clip requiring to be bent to the shape at b.Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II|Joshua Rose
Thus one grades the mohair to some extent on the farm, and he has a better idea of what the clip should bring.Practical Angora Goat Raising|C. P. Bailey
British Dictionary definitions for clip (1 of 2)
verb clips, clipping or clipped (mainly tr)
- to restrict someone's freedom
- to thwart someone's ambition