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Synonyms for sup

to take into the mouth and swallow (a liquid)

an act of drinking or the amount swallowed

Synonyms for sup

a small amount of liquid food

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take solid or liquid food into the mouth a little at a time either by drinking or by eating with a spoon

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But I donna want to say thee nay, let thee bring home who thee wut; I'd ne'er open my lips to find faut, for when folks is old an' o' no use, they may think theirsens well off to get the bit an' the sup, though they'n to swallow ill words wi't.
That is only the affair of a moment, then we shall sup.
At least," he said to himself, "I shall there have a firebrand of joy wherewith to warm myself, and I can sup on some crumbs of the three great armorial bearings of royal sugar which have been erected on the public refreshment-stall of the city.
You will understand, that every time you open your mouth, it will be to take a sup of this, and not to speak.
His Dog availed himself of the occasion to invite a stranger Dog, a friend of his, saying, "My master gives a feast, and there is always much food remaining; come and sup with me tonight.