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English definition of “sup”


verb [I usually + adv/prep, T]     /sʌp/ (-pp-) mainly UK
to drink or to eat: Northern English He spends most of his evenings in the pub, supping beer.old-fashioned They supped on/off cold meat.DrinkingEatingBiting, chewing and swallowing
(Definition of sup verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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