Definition for NIP

NIP, n.

  1. A seizing.
  2. A pinch with the nails or teeth. Ascham.
  3. A small cut, or a cutting off the end.
  4. A blast; a killing of the ends of plants; destruction by frost.
  5. A biting sarcasm; a taunt. Stepney.
  6. A sip or small draught; as, a nip of toddy. [G. nippen, Dan. nipper, to sip.]

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