verb (used with object), dipped or (Archaic) dipt [dipt]; /dɪpt/; dip·ping.
verb (used without object), dipped or (Archaic) dipt [dipt]; /dɪpt/; dip·ping.
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OTHER WORDS FROM dipdip·pa·ble, adjective, nounun·dipped, adjective
Definition for dip (2 of 4)
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Example sentences from the Web for dip
Globally, there have been different predictions, but usually they put it somewhere between a dip of 5% to 15%.‘People give when they’re excited about good things’: Grist CEO Brady Piñero Walkinshaw on what drives member support|Pierre Bienaimé|November 17, 2020|Digiday
A number of key incentives for renewables developers in major markets are set to expire soon, and without clarity from governments over whether or not they will be renewed 2022 could see a small dip in expansion.90% of the Global Power Capacity Added in 2020 Will Be Renewable|Edd Gent|November 16, 2020|Singularity Hub
This savory dip is one of Heidi’s go-to, quick appetizers, usually whipped up after sneaking in a few runs in the afternoon.Ease into Winter with Backcountry-Approved Comfort Food|Christina Bernstein|November 12, 2020|Outside Online
This spinach dip, creamy with yogurt and feta, couldn’t be quicker.Thanksgiving appetizer recipes and easy cocktails to start the feast off right|Daniela Galarza, Becky Krystal|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
So-called stay-at-home stocks like Zoom and Snowflake took a dip as the possibility of returning to normal arose.
He said he dipped into his personal funds and “reached out to some people who gave money” to get the PAC started.
Couple guided Stella as she crawled and dipped her chest to pick up each magnet.Dungeons and Genital Clamps: Inside a Legendary BDSM Chateau|Ian Frisch|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As F-16s roared from one end of the horizon to the other, they dipped to bomb a grassland strip.Shocked by Ukraine Violence, NATO Prepares to Face Down Putin|Leo Cendrowicz|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The numbers went into the black in early 2010, but dipped back into the red in the summer.Why You Don’t Know Obama Has Created 4.5 Million Jobs|Michael Tomasky|July 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sales of hybrids dipped sharply in 2009, but they have come back strongly.
About three o'clock, as nearly as I could tell, we dipped into a wooded creek bottom some two hundred yards in width.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
When partially exhausted the aluminum shutters are dipped into a bath of shellac.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
Clean your tube regularly, and your amber mouthpiece with a feather dipped in spirits of lavender.
The tube should be dipped in warm water just before using: the use of glycerin or other lubricant is undesirable.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
Just at that moment the trail dipped into a rocky ravine and climbed a steep bank on the opposite side.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
British Dictionary definitions for dip (1 of 2)
verb dips, dipping or dipped
- to immerse (poultry, sheep, etc) briefly in a liquid chemical to rid them of or prevent infestation by insects, etc
- to immerse (grain, vegetables, or wood) in a preservative liquid
- any liquid chemical preparation in which poultry, sheep, etc are dipped
- any liquid preservative into which objects, esp of wood, are dipped