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Synonyms for nip

Synonyms for (noun) nip

Synonyms: nip, pinch Definition: a small sharp bite or snip

Similar words: snip, clip, clipping Definition: the act of clipping or snipping

Similar words: chomp, bite Definition: the act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws

Synonyms: nip, tang, tanginess, piquance, piquancy, piquantness, zest Definition: a tart spicy quality

Similar words: spice, spicery, spiciness Definition: the property of being seasoned with spice and so highly flavored

Synonyms: chilliness, coolness, nip Definition: the property of being moderately cold Usage: the chilliness of early morning

Similar words: cold, coldness, frigidity, frigidness, low temperature Definition: the absence of heat Usage: the coldness made our breath visible; come in out of the cold; cold is a vasoconstrictor

Synonyms: tang, flavor, flavour, nip, relish, sapidity, savor, savour, smack Definition: the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth

Similar words: taste, taste perception, taste sensation, gustatory perception, gustatory sensation Definition: the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus Usage: the candy left him with a bad taste; the melon had a delicious taste

Synonyms: Nip, Jap Definition: (offensive slang) offensive term for a person of Japanese descent

Similar words: Japanese, Nipponese Definition: a native or inhabitant of Japan

Synonyms: shot, nip Definition: a small drink of liquor Usage: he poured a shot of whiskey

Similar words: small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity Definition: an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude

Synonyms for (verb) nip

Synonyms: nip Definition: give a small sharp bite to Usage: The Queen's corgis always nip at her staff's ankles

Similar words: bite, seize with teeth Definition: to grip, cut off, or tear with or as if with the teeth or jaws Usage: Gunny invariably tried to bite her

Synonyms: clip, snip, snip off, nip, nip off Definition: sever or remove by pinching or snipping Usage: nip off the flowers

Similar words: cut Definition: separate with or as if with an instrument Usage: Cut the rope

Synonyms: nip, tweet, twinge, twitch, pinch, squeeze Definition: squeeze tightly between the fingers Usage: He pinched her behind; She squeezed the bottle

Similar words: grip Definition: hold fast or firmly Usage: He gripped the steering wheel