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Sip Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    sip n : a small drink [syn: nip] v : drink in sips; "She was sipping her tea" [also: sipping, sipped]
Sip Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Sip \Sip\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sipped; p. pr. & vb. n. Sipping.] [OE. sippen; akin to OD. sippen, and AS. s?pan to sip, suck up, drink. See Sup, v. t.]
  1. To drink or imbibe in small quantities; especially, to take in with the lips in small quantities, as a liquid; as, to sip tea. ``Every herb that sips the dew.'' --Milton.
  2. To draw into the mouth; to suck up; as, a bee sips nectar from the flowers.
  3. To taste the liquor of; to drink out of. [Poetic] They skim the floods, and sip the purple flowers. --Dryden.
Sip Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Sip \Sip\, v. i. To drink a small quantity; to take a fluid with the lips; to take a sip or sips of something. [She] raised it to her mouth with sober grace; Then, sipping, offered to the next in place. --Dryden.
Sip Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Sip \Sip\, n.
  1. The act of sipping; the taking of a liquid with the lips.
  2. A small draught taken with the lips; a slight taste. One sip of this Will bathe the drooping spirits in delight Beyond the bliss of dreams. --Milton. A sip is all that the public ever care to take from reservoirs of abstract philosophy. --De Quincey.
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'Sip' in famous quotation sentence

* We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip little by little at a truth we find bitter. - Denis Diderot

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  • Relocations: East Nashville's Sip Cafe Closes Saturday, Goes Mobile Starting Sept.1
    With things running a little behind on their end of August move to their new Gallatin Pike location, Sip Cafe will be hitting the road. The last day in their current Riverside Village location will be August 30, stating... Read more on this news related to 'Sip'
  • Sip, Shop, Savor and See During a Chicago Getaway at the Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel
    The Sip, Shop, Savor and See package lets travelers take advantage of all of this during a weekend stay at the property with amenities such as a welcome cocktail in the property's Iron Chef Restaurant, Mercat a la Planxa and a $50 Macy's gift card that can be redeemed at the nearby, historic Marshall Field's store (now operated as a Macy's).  &quo Read more on this news related to 'Sip'

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