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Synonyms for clipping
ˈklɪp ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clipping, newspaper clipping, press clipping, cutting, press cutting(noun)

    an excerpt cut from a newspaper or magazine

    "he searched through piles of letters and clippings"

    clip, cut, snip, trimming, film editing, slip, press clipping, press cutting, cutting, carving, cutting off, thinning, newspaper clipping, trim

  2. trim, trimming, clipping(noun)

    cutting down to the desired size or shape

    clip, snip, cutting, trimming, press clipping, press cutting, newspaper clipping, passementerie, trimness, trim

  3. clip, clipping, snip(noun)

    the act of clipping or snipping

    snipping, clip, trim, snip, cutting, trimming, snippet, press clipping, newspaper clipping, cartridge holder, magazine, cartridge clip, time, press cutting


  1. clipping(noun)

    A piece of something removed by clipping.

    snippet, offcut, cutting, short form

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "clipping":

    cut-off, cut, cutoff, nailing, cutout

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How to use clipping in a sentence?

  1. Photographer Blincoe:

    You could take a photo of a bouquet of flowers or you could spend five hours clipping the tops and arranging them by gradient, it's just a different way of looking at something that other people aren't willing to put in the time for.

  2. Raffy Karamanoukian:

    It involves clipping the nerve that gives the message to the sweat glands and armpit.

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Translations for clipping

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  • قلامةArabic
  • подрязване, кастрене, изрезка, отрязъкBulgarian
  • administrationEwe
  • leikkaaminen, lehtileike, leike, lyhennys, leikkausFinnish
  • úrklippaIcelandic
  • krantenknipselDutch

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