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lip

noun  us   /lɪp/

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.
Translations of “lip”
in Arabic شِفة…
in Korean 입술…
in Malaysian bibir…
in French lèvre, bord…
in Turkish dudak, kenar…
in Italian labbro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 身體部位, 唇,嘴唇…
in Russian губа, носик (сосуда)…
in Polish warga, brzeg, krawędź…
in Vietnamese môi, gờ, mép…
in Spanish labio, borde…
in Portuguese lábio…
in Thai ริมฝีปาก, ขอบ…
in German die Lippe, der Rand…
in Catalan llavi…
in Japanese くちびる…
in Indonesian bibir, tepi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 身体部位, 唇,嘴唇…
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