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Synonyms for lip

pay lip service to something or someone

Synonyms

  • pretend to support
  • support insincerely
  • support hypocritically

smack or lick your lips

Synonyms for lip

to flow against or along

Synonyms for lip

either of two fleshy folds of tissue that surround the mouth and play a role in speaking

(botany) either of the two parts of a bilabiate corolla or calyx

the top edge of a vessel or other container

either the outer margin or the inner margin of the aperture of a gastropod's shell

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But for AW15, trendsetters Rodarte gave their girls very glossy pink pouts, while at Fendi, a slightly bitten lip colour was overlaid with lots of gloss, a neat pairing for an intentionally messy eyeliner look.
When opposition AMs again ganged up on the administration to force through the rejection of top-up fees for Welsh students in Wales, the disquiet on Labour benches was audible, even through bitten lips and clenched teeth.
Playing the one who can't get picked central right, be it Lee Bowyer, Jermaine Jenas or Dyer just to get him in the team, has brought bitten lips and murmurings of frustration.
The worried grey face, the bitten lips and the hurt expressions spoke volumes.