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English definition of “nip”

nip

verb [I usually + adv/prep] (GO QUICKLY)    /nɪp/ (-pp-) UK informal
to go somewhere quickly or be somewhere for only a short time : Can you nip out/round/down to the shop for me? Shall we nip in to the café for a bite to eat ?Moving quickly
(Definition of nip verb (GO QUICKLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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