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  • EN [ lɪp]
  • US [ lɪp]

English definition


  • 1. fleshy folds of tissue as those surrounding the mouth

  • 2. an impudent or insolent rejoinder;

    • "don't give me any of your sass"
  • 3. the top edge of a vessel

Example sentences

  • They came to the lip of a dead crater.

  • The cop told him to button his lip.

  • There's many a slip between the cup and the lip ! Who knows what may happen?

  • Just do as what I say — and don't give me any of your lip.

  • The machinists only pay lip service to the safety regulations and one day soon there is going to be a nasty accident.

  • She didn't need any powder or lip rouge to make her pretty.

  • Don't give me any lip.

  • I want you to carry a stiff upper lip whatever happens.

  • None of your lip!

  • Less of your lip!

  • The explorer slept that night on the lip of a dead volcano.

  • He was merely paying lip service.

  • He bit his lip nervously, trying not to cry.

  • All the parties pay lip service to environmental issues.

  • Her lip quivered and then she started to cry.

  • He chewed his lower lip nervously.

  • She bit her lower lip.

  • She had quite severe bruising and a cut lip.

  • I must learn to bite my lip.

  • The teacher should not move around too much as this makes lip reading more difficult.

  • Mary suggests using a neutral lip pencil.

  • He curled his upper lip in a show of scepticism.

  • With a lip pencil, outline lips and fill them in.

  • The man's heavy moustache hid his upper lip completely.

  • He had a split lip and an eye that wouldn't open properly.

  • Blood from his cut lip trickled over his chin.

  • Unhappily, he had done no more than pay lip service to their views.

  • She bit her lip as she recalled the words he'd thrown at her.

Phrase collocation

  • bite one's lip

    repress an emotion; stifle laughter or a retort

    • she bit her lip to stop the rush of bitter words.

  • curl one's lip

    raise a corner of one's upper lip to show contempt; sneer

  • lick (或 smack) one's lips

    look forward to something with relish; show one's satisfaction

  • my (或 his 等) lips are sealed

  • pass one's lips

    be eaten, drunk, or spoken

  • pay lip service to

    express approval of or support for (something) without taking any significant action

Meaning of lip

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Bilingual Reading Of The Day

  • A woman walks into a pet shop and sees a cute little dog. She asks the shopkeeper, "Does your dog bite?"
  • The shopkeeper says, "No, my dog does not bit."
  • The woman tries to pet the dog and the dog bites her.
  • "Ouch!" She says, "I thought you said your dog does not bite!"
  • The shopkeeper replies, "That is not my dog!"
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