a person who sips.
a paper tube through which to sip; drinking straw.

Origin of sipper

First recorded in 1605–15; sip + -er1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of sipper

  • Meanwhile a great black and white paper-hornet has seen his opportunity, and is soon slyly approaching behind the sipper.

    My Studio Neighbors

    William Hamilton Gibson

British Dictionary definitions for sipper



US informal a drinking straw
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