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  • as inkiss
  • as inlap
  • as insay
  • as insmooch
  • as inspeak
  • as inutter

synonyms for lipping

  • blow
  • brush
  • glance
  • graze
  • greet
  • salute
  • smack
  • French
  • butterfly
  • lip
  • mush
  • neck
  • osculate
  • peck
  • smooch
  • make out
  • pucker up
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How to use lipping in a sentence

Not far distant Winton lay stretched along a fir-shadowed rock, the slime-green base of which was washed by the lipping waves.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
A tongue of this type acts as an extra tenon and prevents the joint from "lipping" (becoming uneven) on the face side.
WOODWORK JOINTSWILLIAM FAIRHAM
Fig. 216 is a scarfed joint with undercut vee'd ends which prevent the joint from lipping up or down or sideways.
WOODWORK JOINTSWILLIAM FAIRHAM
Then there was a pause with no sound but the gentle lipping of the water against the sides of the pirate vessel.
THE LAST GALLEYARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
The road followed the curving ditch; their voices were tuned to lipping water and the drone of bees.
STEPSONS OF LIGHTEUGENE MANLOVE RHODES
Her bosom rose and fell hastily, like short waves lipping a wharf.
LOVE AND LUCYMAURICE HENRY HEWLETT
There came a twitch, more twitches, 65 but so gentle you would have vowed 'twas a tender-mouthed minnow lipping the line.
CARDIGANROBERT W. CHAMBERS
When a portion of the “lipping” is broken off, it may give rise to a loose body.
MANUAL OF SURGERY VOLUME SECOND: EXTREMITIES--HEAD--NECK. SIXTH EDITION.ALEXANDER MILES
The first little rivulet that trickled forth from their lipping fulness would be the signal of their destruction.
THE SCALP HUNTERSMAYNE REID
The differences between them were made up of crude difference of speech, of the actual lipping of feelings and phrases.
THE LIFE OF FRANCIS THOMPSONEVERARD MEYNELL
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