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Nipping

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Adjective

1. barbed, biting, mordacious, nipping, pungent

capable of wounding

Example Sentences:
'a barbed compliment'
'a biting aphorism'
'pungent satire'

2. crisp, frosty, nipping, nippy, snappy

pleasantly cold and invigorating

Example Sentences:
'crisp clear nights and frosty mornings'
'a nipping wind'
'a nippy fall day'
'snappy weather'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Nipping

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adjective
1. 
sharp and biting
a nipping wind
2. 
sarcastic; bitter

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Nipping

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adjective
1. 
that nips, or pinches
2. 
sharp; biting; nippy
3. 
sarcastic

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Nipping

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adj.
1. Sharp and biting, as the cold.
2. Bitingly sarcastic.

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