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Significado de “dip” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "dip" - Diccionario Inglés

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dipverb

uk   /dɪp/ us   /dɪp/ -pp-
  • dip verb (PUT INTO LIQUID)

B2 [T] to put something into a liquid for a short time: Dip the fish in the batter, then drop it into the hot oil. She dipped her toe into the pool to see how cold it was.
[T] to put sheep for a short time into a container of liquid containing chemicals that kill harmful insects on the sheep's bodies

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  • dip verb (DROP)

B2 [I] to go down to a lower level: As you turn the corner, the road dips suddenly. The sun dipped below the horizon. House prices dipped in the first three months of the year.
[T] UK to make the beam from the lights at the front of a vehicle point down: You'll dazzle oncoming drivers if you don't dip your headlights.

dipnoun

uk   /dɪp/ us   /dɪp/
(Definition of dip from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "dip" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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dipverb

us   /dɪp/ -pp-
  • dip verb (PUT INTO LIQUID)

[T] to put something briefly into a liquid: He dipped his doughnut in the coffee.
  • dip verb (DROP)

[I] to go down to a lower level; become less or lower: Beans and lettuce may suffer if temperatures dip below freezing. Stock market prices dipped slightly, losing four points.
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dipnoun

us   /dɪp/
  • dip noun (DROP)

[C usually sing] a small drop in the amount or level of something: After the yellow house, there’s a dip in the road.
  • dip noun (FOOD)

[C] a thick sauce you can put crackers, raw vegetables, etc., into before eating them.
[C] A dip is also a quick swim: He took a dip in the pool.
(Definition of dip from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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dipverb [I]

uk   /dɪp/ us   -pp-
to go down to a lower level, often by a small amount or for a short time: House prices are likely to dip in the first three months of the year.dip from sth to sth Employment gains dipped from 2.6% to only 1.7%. Group sales dipped by 4% last quarter.
dip a/your toe into sth
to start very carefully to do or become involved in something that you are not experienced at: Ordinary investors need to feel they are getting a good deal when they dip their toes into the stock market. If you are keen to dip your toes into European funds, there are a number to choose from.
dip into your pocket informal
to spend some of your money on something: She admitted that she had been forced to dip into her own pocket to make up a funding shortfall.
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dipnoun [C]

uk   /dɪp/ us  
a reduction in something, or the fact of something moving to a lower level: The dip in revenue does not mean the industry's several-year winning streak is coming to an end. The newspaper is reporting the third straight monthly dip in advertising.suffer/experience a dip Nearly all of our members have experienced a dip in their business this year. a sharp/slight dip
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(Definition of dip from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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