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English definition of “lip”

lip

noun uk   /lɪp/ us  

lip noun (BODY PART)

B1 [C] one of the two soft, red edges of the mouth: She kissed me on the lips. He licked his lips.The mouth and throat

lip noun (EDGE)

[C] a part of an edge of a container that is shaped to allow liquid to be poured easily from the containerEdges and extremities of objectsSurfaces of objects

lip noun (SPEECH)

[U] informal the act of arguing with someone in a way that is rude or does not show enough respect: That's enough of your lip, young lady!Rude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desire
(Definition of lip from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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