Definition for DIP

DIP, v.i.

  1. To sink; to immerse in a liquid. – L'Estrange.
  2. To enter; to pierce. – Granville.
  3. To engage; to take a concern; as, to dip into the funds.
  4. To enter slightly; to look cursorily, or here and there; as, to dip into a volume of history. – Pope.
  5. To choose by chance; to thrust and take. – Dryden.
  6. To incline downward; as, the magnetic needle dips. [See Dipping.]

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