Translation of "dip" - English-Russian dictionary

dip

verb uk us /dɪp/ (present participle dipping, past tense and past participle dipped)
PUT INTO [ T ]

B2 to put something into a liquid for a short time

макать
She dipped the brush into the paint.
LOWER [ I ]

B2 to become lower in level or amount

падать
The number of students taking sciences has dipped sharply.

(Translation of “dip verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)