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English definition of “dip”

dip

verb (DROP)    /dɪp/ (-pp-)
B2 [I] to go down to a lower level: As you turn the corner, the road dips suddenly. The sun dipped below the horizon. House prices dipped in the first three months of the year.Raising and lowering [T] UK to make the beam from the lights at the front of a vehicle point down: You'll dazzle oncoming drivers if you don't dip your headlights.Driving and operating road vehicles
(Definition of dip verb (DROP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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