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      vb   sample, sup, taste  
      n   drop, swallow, taste, thimbleful  
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  ( sips    plural & 3rd person present)   ( sipping    present participle)   ( sipped    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If you sip a drink or sip at it, you drink by taking just a small amount at a time.  
Jessica sipped her drink thoughtfully...      V n  
He sipped at the glass and then put it down...      V at/from n  
He lifted the water-bottle to his lips and sipped.      V  
2       n-count   A sip is a small amount of drink that you take into your mouth.  
oft N of n  
Harry took a sip of bourbon...     

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ship, skip, slip, snip

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