Definitions For Dip


  • A gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the body is lowered and raised by bending and straightening the arms
  • A brief swim in water
  • A candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax or tallow
  • A sudden sharp decrease in some quantity
  • A brief immersion
  • Tasty mixture or liquid into which bite-sized foods are dipped
  • A thief who steals from the pockets or purses of others in public places
  • (physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the plane of the horizon
  • A depression in an otherwise level surface


  • Stain an object by immersing it in a liquid
  • Go down momentarily
  • Dip into a liquid while eating
  • Scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the surface
  • Immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate
  • Plunge (one's hand or a receptacle) into a container
  • Immerse in a disinfectant solution
  • Place (candle wicks) into hot, liquid wax
  • Dip into a liquid
  • Slope downwards
  • Appear to move downward
  • Lower briefly
  • Switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam
  • Take a small amount from
  • To put (something) into a liquid and pull it out again quickly
  • To move (something) into and out of something
  • To lift (liquid) out from a container

Is Dip a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Dip is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Dip in a Sentence

  • Use a ladle to dip some water out of the pot.
  • dipping water from a well
  • The sun dipped below the horizon.

Synonyms for Dip

Antonyms for Dip

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