Definition for clipt (2 of 3)
verb (used with object), clipped, clipped or clipt, clip·ping.
verb (used without object), clipped, clipped or clipt, clip·ping.
Origin of clip1
Related formsclip·pa·ble, adjective
Definition for clipt (3 of 3)
verb (used with or without object), clipped, clip·ping.
Origin of clip2
Examples from the Web for clipt
Whereat he laughed and clipt my hand, and swore I was a true soldier and a brave gentleman to boot.The Master of Appleby|Francis Lynde
In some it is more, in others it in less worn, clipt, and otherwise degenerated from that standard.
The arrows flitted and clipt amongst us like a flight of bats!Cobwebs From an Empty Skull|Ambrose Bierce (AKA: Dod Grile)
In the house it may be let range at will after the wings are clipt.The Natural History of Cage Birds|J. M. Bechstein
So either kissed and clipt the other, and fair joy was them between.
British Dictionary definitions for clipt (1 of 2)
verb clips, clipping or clipped (mainly tr)
- to restrict someone's freedom
- to thwart someone's ambition