Definitions For Dip

noun

  • 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

verb

  • 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

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
7

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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