sup Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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supverb [I usually + adv/prep, T]

uk   us   /sʌp/ (-pp-) mainly UK
to ​drink or to ​eat: old-fashioned They supped on/offcoldmeat.Northern English He ​spends most of his ​evenings in the ​pub, supping ​beer.

supnoun [C]

uk   us   /sʌp/
specialized medical abbreviation for supplement noun (= a ​drink or ​substance given to ​patients in ​addition to ​food, for ​example because they need to ​gainweight)


specialized medical written abbreviation for supine (= ​lyingface up)
(Definition of sup from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sup”
in Chinese (Simplified) 喝, 吃…
in Chinese (Traditional) 喝, 吃…
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