sippet

[sip-it]
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noun

a small bit; fragment.
a small piece of bread or the like for dipping in liquid food, as in gravy or milk; a small sop.
a crouton.

Nearby words

  1. sipid,
  2. sipidity,
  3. siple,
  4. sippar,
  5. sipper,
  6. sipple's syndrome,
  7. sippy cup,
  8. sips,
  9. sipunculid,
  10. siqueiros

Origin of sippet

First recorded in 1520–30; sip + -et

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British Dictionary definitions for sippet

sippet

noun

a small piece of something, esp a piece of toast or fried bread eaten with soup or gravy

Word Origin for sippet

C16: used as diminutive of sop; see -et

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