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
They’re good for making content more inclusive and watching films in foreign languages, but they also allow you to enjoy videos and video calls in quiet environments, skim through clips more quickly, and even focus more on what you’re watching.Learn how to add closed captions to video calls, Netflix, and more|David Nield|August 28, 2020|Popular Science
Its water-proof design floats when dropped in water, so it’s great for the boat or evening fishing trips, and a convenient carabineer clip lets you secure it to a bag when not in use.Flashlights for emergency scenarios and outdoor fun|PopSci Commerce Team|August 27, 2020|Popular Science
TikTok is adding users at a clip that far outpaces most social media platforms.‘Deal of a decade’: How buying TikTok could transform Microsoft|Lance Lambert|August 25, 2020|Fortune
You can repurpose a piece of content to tweet some bits on Twitter, start a discussion on Facebook, post an edited clip on Instagram, or share a concise blog post on LinkedIn.Four strategies to maintain your social media activity during a crisis|Roman Daneghyan|June 30, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Along with the braids, the researchers developed flexible electrode clips.Brainwaves of people with coarse, curly hair are now less hard to read|Laura Sanders|May 5, 2020|Science News For Students
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
Going at a reasonable clip, my husband and I travel the trails and side roads near our house.
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
The country was building houses at a rapid clip, which required a large amount of immigrant labor.Legal but Still Poor: The Economic Consequences of Amnesty|Joel Kotkin|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"This is the most ungrateful outfit of greasers I ever met up with," cried Clip, hurrying toward the second man.
Clip still had the club he had taken from the Mexican's companion, and he squared away threateningly.
Matt stood at the gate for a few moments, looking for Clip; but, as he could see nothing of him, he went back into the house.
He was pushing his machine through the gate, and Clip was getting his own wheel and making ready to follow.
The road was a bit cut up and sandy in places, but Clip whaled his machine along and they did a trifle better than thirty miles.
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