verb (used without object), quipped, quip·ping.
IT’S A WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ BONANZA!
Origin of quip
OTHER WORDS FROM quipquippish, adjectivequip·pish·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for quip
In 1983, he quipped that the only way he could lose an election was if he were “caught in bed with a dead girl or a live boy.”The 2014 Election Is Yet Another Scrum in the Culture Wars|Lloyd Green|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Clooney once quipped that he was “marrying up” and a quick glance at her CV proves him right.After the Wedding: George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin in Venice|Barbie Latza Nadeau|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“If you do nothing beyond that, you have a university,” Schmidt quipped.Stephen Colbert Vs. ‘Schmidthead’: Google Chairman Faces Off With Comic Nemesis|Lloyd Grove|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The financial daily Les Echos quipped the investment banker was "buying low."This Scary-Smart New Minister of Economy Might Just Turn France Around|Tracy McNicoll|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“This is a conspiracy to prevent me from getting my afternoon coffee,” quipped a doctor who had shown up to help.Real Life Lazarus: When Patients Rise From the Dead|Sandeep Jauhar|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If anything they were more cheerful, and quipped their mud-covered comrades on their appearance.How I Filmed the War|Lieut. Geoffrey H. Malins
"Even a pigeon can admire a shapely shape," Hanlon quipped as he disconnected.Man of Many Minds|E. Everett Evans
Mr. Potter was in great form and quite outdid the champagne in sparkle, and we quipped and quirked till a late hour.Diplomatic Days|Edith O'Shaughnessy