verb (used with object), sipped, sip·ping.
verb (used without object), sipped, sip·ping.
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OTHER WORDS FROM sipsip·ping·ly, adverbun·sipped, adjective
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The subtle bitterness appears on the finish, and refreshes and primes your palate for the next sip.A refreshing $14 Tuscan red seeks burgers or pizza for a delicious match|Dave McIntyre|January 22, 2021|Washington Post
Individually, we use technology to optimize our sleep, our steps, and the sips of water we take every day.Better use of technology can help us close racial and gender gaps at work|matthewheimer|January 6, 2021|Fortune
Take a sip of lemonade and you taste an explosion of flavor.A taste map in the brain is a scattering of tiny flavor islands|Bethany Brookshire|January 5, 2021|Science News For Students
Keep a nice big glass of water within reach while you’re soaking, and make sure you take regular sips—especially if you’re enjoying a glass of wine in the tub, because alcohol can further dry you out.To take the most relaxing bath ever, add some healthy tips|Rachel Feltman|January 3, 2021|Popular Science
You can also mix and match with other tastes to make unique sips.Gifts to turn any coffee-lover’s kitchen into a cafe|John Kennedy|December 17, 2020|Popular Science
He speaks while sipping a soda in the restaurant of the Residence Victoria in downtown Kisangani.
She was amazed by how well the artist had captured the moment, and so were her friends sipping on beers in paper bags.Bam! Pow! Bling! Hip-Hop's History Gets the Graphic Novel Treatment|Daniel Genis|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But while McCartney was sipping a brandy, Lennon snuck up behind the future Sir Paul and clocked him on the back of the head.
Sarah Palin, sipping from one at her 2013 CPAC speech, and sugar became something that real conservatives embraced.
I remember how out of place I felt, sipping my drink alone on the couch while the getting-ready activities swirled around me.The Cost: What Stop and Frisk Does to a Young Man’s Soul|Rilla Askew|May 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She led Isabel over to Mrs. Kaye, who sat alone on a small sofa, sipping her coffee and absently puffing at a cigarette.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Augustus Theodore Brammel heard of the stoppage whilst he was at breakfast, sipping chocolate; and greatly he rejoiced thereat.
She considered it now as she sat alone, sipping the Turkish coffee that Hassan had carried out to her, and smoking her cigarette.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
Even the silent, bland-faced Martians stopped sipping their wine-syrup and nodded their dark heads in time with the rhythm.The Holes and John Smith|Edward W. Ludwig
Two young men were there now, sipping their beer, or whatever it was, and exchanging compliments with Miss Panken.Johnny Ludlow, Fourth Series|Mrs. Henry Wood