- 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.
Origin of sippet
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Historical Examples of sippet
A sop in the moonshine must have been a sippet in this dish.Folk-lore of Shakespeare
Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer
- 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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