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Synonyms for nipping
ˈnɪp ɪŋ

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  1. barbed, biting, nipping, pungent, mordacious(adj)

    capable of wounding

    "a barbed compliment"; "a biting aphorism"; "pungent satire"

    Synonyms:
    briary, prickly, barbed, setose, mordacious, snappy, crisp, pungent, burred, nippy, bristly, barbellate, setaceous, briery, thorny, acrid, burry, biting, bitter, spiny, bristled, frosty

    Antonyms:
    hot, unsarcastic

  2. crisp, frosty, nipping, nippy, snappy(adj)

    pleasantly cold and invigorating

    "crisp clear nights and frosty mornings"; "a nipping wind"; "a nippy fall day"; "snappy weather"

    Synonyms:
    nappy, rimy, laconic, wintry, brisk, kinky, mordacious, sharp, curt, dashing, biting, frizzly, jaunty, pungent, frosty, frigid, terse, icy, glacial, rattling, dapper, spruce, crispy, natty, spanking, frozen, lively, nippy, raffish, barbed, alert, rimed, merry, spiffy, rakish, snappy, snappish, frizzy, crisp, whipping, zippy

    Antonyms:
    unsarcastic, hot

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. nipping(a)

    Synonyms:
    biting, pinching, blasting, destructive

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How to use nipping in a sentence?

  1. Henrik Stenson:

    He was nipping every ball so perfectly and playing great bunker shots and everything, i said that to someone,' I think he's going to have a good week,' and he ended up winning.


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