Translation of "nip" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /nɪp/ us present participle nipping, past tense and past participle nipped
nip down/out/up, etc UK informal

to go somewhere quickly and for a short time

acele girmek, bir koşu gitmek
I'm just nipping down the road to get a paper.

[ T ] If something nips you, it gives you a small, sharp bite.

hafifçe ısırmak, çimdiklemek, dişlemek, makas almak
His parrot nipped him on the nose.
→ See also nip sth in the bud

(Translation of “nip” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English–Turkish © Cambridge University Press)