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clips

noun
plural of clip

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clips

verb
present tense third-person singular of clip

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1 to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument
  • a mother who's sad to see her little boy's curls clipped for the first time

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2 to deliver a blow to (someone or something) usually in a strong vigorous manner
  • the pitch clipped the batter's helmet with enough force to knock it clean off his head

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“Clips.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clips. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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