sippet

noun
sip·​pet | \ ˈsi-pət How to pronounce sippet (audio) \

Definition of sippet

chiefly British
: a small bit of toast or fried bread especially for garnishing

First Known Use of sippet

1530, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sippet

alteration of sop

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