Synonyms for dipped

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She dipped her face in the fresh pure whiteness of the ones he had laid on her knee.

Well, she got to Lourdes, and dipped her hand into the piscina.

Then he was lowered into the bath in which the dead man had been dipped.

He had dipped the pen, as another moment showed, into red ink.

I take it unkind of you that you have not so much as dipped ensign to me on leaving.

The moment they dipped oars into water, the mystery was partially explained.

It was a very hot day, you know, and she sat on a rock and dipped her feet in the water.

Jack dipped the oakum in the slush-bucket which hung against the main-mast.

Miss Clara dipped into clear water, and would marry a bachelor.

He dipped the onion, bit off a piece, and chewed it gravely.

WORD ORIGIN

"stupid person, eccentric person," 1920s slang, perhaps a back-formation from dippy. "Dipshit is an emphatic form of dip (2); dipstick may be a euphemism or may reflect putative dipstick 'penis' " [DAS].

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DIPPED

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adjectivecurved, depressed
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