- lip ► NOUN 1) either of the two fleshy parts forming the edges of the mouth opening. 2) the edge of a hollow container or an opening. 3) informal impudent talk. 4) another term for LABIUM(Cf. ↑labium).► VERB ▪ (of water) lap against.● bite one's lip — Cf. ↑bite one's lip● curl one's lip — Cf. ↑curl one's lip● pass one's lips — Cf. ↑pass one's lips● pay lip service to — Cf. ↑pay lip service toDERIVATIVES lipless adjective lipped adjective.ORIGIN Old English.
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Lipless — Lip less (l[i^]p l[e^]s), a. Having no lips. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
lipless — c.1400, from LIP (Cf. lip) (n.) + LESS (Cf. less). Related: Liplessly … Etymology dictionary
lipless — adj. Lipless is used with these nouns: ↑mouth … Collocations dictionary
lipless — adjective see lip I … New Collegiate Dictionary
lipless — See lip. * * * … Universalium
lipless — adjective Without a lip or lips … Wiktionary
lipless — adj. without lips … English contemporary dictionary
lipless — lip·less … English syllables
lipless — adjective without a lip or lips • Syn: ↑unlipped • Ant: ↑lipped … Useful english dictionary
lipless crankbait — an artificial bait made to resemble a swimming fish by its vibrating or wobbling action or even rattling. Lacks a visible diving lip and the line attaches to the top of the lure. Also called swimming bait or lure, or tail spinner … Dictionary of ichthyology