verb (used without object), quipped, quip·ping.
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Origin of quip
OTHER WORDS FROM quipquip·pish, adjectivequip·pish·ness, noun
Words nearby quip
Example sentences from the Web for quips
We did a comedy table and got a bunch of comedians to talk out joke suggestions, because Spider-Man is known for his quips.Marc Webb Takes Us Inside ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ and Discusses His Rise to the A-List|Marlow Stern|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Maybe your next movie might be Beasts of the Southern Comfort,” Wilson quips.Who Invited 9-Year-Old Quevenzhané Wallis to the MTV Movie Awards?|Kevin Fallon, Ben Teitelbaum|April 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Laugh now at the Jedi quips and congressional tantrums—the pain is coming soon for Americans.
Her columns never failed to hit the mark, with quips to spare.
An added bonus, quips the former Marine: “I have the most mine-free house in the entire state of Virginia.”Back Home, Service Dogs Sleep in Beds—and Sniff the Sofa for Mines|Sandra McElwaine|September 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Nine men out of ten who pass are indulging in quips and catches.The Glory of The Coming|Irvin S. Cobb
Some of his quips are, of course, poor enough, and many are not distinctive.Shakespearean Tragedy|A. C. Bradley
He was amiable and winning, full of quips and cranks, and with an inexhaustible fund of stories.
As a master of metre Gilbert had shown himself consummate, as a dealer in quips and paradoxes and ludicrous dilemmas, unrivalled.
Never had such a mite of a man been seen, while his quips and pranks kept the whole buttery in roars of laughter.English Fairy Tales|Flora Annie Steel