Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
?Note: This page may contain content that is offensive or inappropriate for some readers.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • all
  • verb
  • noun
  • phrase

Synonyms for nip

Synonyms for nip

to grasp at (something) eagerly, forcibly, and abruptly with the jaws

to spoil or destroy

to take (another's property) without permission

a small amount of liquor

to take alcoholic liquor, especially excessively or habitually

Synonyms for nip

a small drink of liquor

(offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent

the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth

the property of being moderately cold

a small sharp bite or snip


squeeze tightly between the fingers

give a small sharp bite to

sever or remove by pinching or snipping

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The investors at BQIP have sent out an SOS to the NIP that no objection certificates (NoC) should be issued to enable them to approach utility companies directly for arranging their power requirements.
Nip's anger was shared by a Taiwan high school student, surnamed Mu, who traveled with two other classmates from Taoyuan City to take part in the rally.
'There's a need to direct the current management of NIP and PSM to execute the lease agreements along with Permission to Mortgage so that projects can achieve financial close.
Sources revealed according to memorandum of articles of NIP, article 49 clearly states CEO, NIP will come from the private sector, which will follow merit-based selection criteria for a period of 3 years.
Susi was back in Dumfries for a public Nip Nebs Trail as part of the Wee Fringe Festival.
Hadayatullah said under NIP female applicants are being encouraged to apply for the programme.
Contouring the nose of the sheet die and using a smaller lead-roll diameter helps to bring the sheet die lips closer to the primary roll nip. When external deckles are used, they protrude from the die lip and prevent the close approach of the die.
It was the fourth Dip In The Nip to take place last month, with the others happening in Sligo, Cork and Meath.
Nip systems are basically a two-roller system that crimps together--with the material clamped in the middle.
Custom engineered AccuNip nip stations from PFE Rolls, Inc.
NIP) were also synthesized following the exactly same procedure but excluding the template CAP from the formulation.
The team was named Nip and Tuck, and this is the story of how we learned to farm together.
Japan's Nomura Holdings Inc (NYSE: NMR) (TYO: 8604) (AMS: 8604) has said that it has named Kieran Poynter as non-executive chairman of Nomura International plc (NIP) and Nomura Europe Holdings plc (NEHS), subsidiaries of Nomura Holdings Inc.
But the leading engineering body says NIP 2 will be pivotal in showing Government's commitment to infrastructure being a core economic driver and urges Government not to waste the opportunity.
introduces DigiNip, an economical handheld device that transforms the way nip measurements are obtained for small printing and coating rollers.