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English definition of “lip”

lip

noun  /lɪp/ us  

lip noun (BODY PART)

[C] either of the two edges of flesh around the opening of the mouth: She licked/pursed/puckered her lips. Lip gloss Lip gloss is a makeup put on the lips to make them shiny.

lip noun (EDGE)

[C] the edge of a container or opening, esp. the part of the edge used for pouring

lip noun (SPEECH)

[U] slang speech that is rude and shows a lack of respect: Don’t give me any more of your lip.
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