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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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* 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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  • Brekeke and Yealink Confirm Video Stream Support Between Brekeke PBX and Yealink IP Video Phone
    Brekeke Software, developer of SIP telephony software for enterprises and service providers, today announced that the company has confirmed video stream support between Yealink's executive-level IP Video ... Read more on this news related to 'Sip'
  • WOW! Business Debuts 10 Gbps Ethernet and SIP Trunking Services in Cleveland and Columbus
    WOW! Business, a communications and cloud service provider, today announced the availability of 10 Gbps Ethernet and Session Initiation Protocol trunking services for businesses in Cleveland and Columbus. ... Read more on this news related to 'Sip'
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    SIP providers allow for their customers to access high quality service with the use of their already set up PBX system. This service is most beneficial for mid-sized and large businesses that are looking ... Read more on this news related to 'Sip'

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