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dipping

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in sinking, slumping

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dipping

verb
present participle of dip

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1 to sink or push (something) briefly into or as if into a liquid
  • first dip a paper towel in water
  • she dipped a hand into her pocket and pulled out a piece of candy

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2 to lift out with something that holds liquid
  • carefully dipped water from the bucket to the kettle

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4 to lead or extend downward
  • slow down, the road dips here

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5 to take a quick or hasty look
  • I dipped into the book, but I didn't have a chance to study it thoroughly

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“Dipping.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dipping. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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