\ˈthrip\
thripped; thripped; thripping; thrips

Definition of thrip 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 obsolete : to snap (the fingers) softly

2 : to twitch slightly

thrip

noun
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plural thrips or thrip

Definition of thrip (Entry 2 of 2)

chiefly British

: thrips

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History and Etymology for thrip

Transitive verb

imitative

Noun

back-formation

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