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Another word for clip

  1. To join one thing to another

      1. To bring about; effect:
      2. (Naut.) To stop working
      3. To get hold or possession of; obtain; acquire
      1. To provide with an abiding emotional attachment:
      2. To hold (a ship, etc.) in place by cables or chains attached as to a pier or special buoy (mooring buoy), or by two anchors
      3. To secure or fix firmly.
      1. (--- Informal) To take revenge upon (someone); get even with.
      2. To put into a stable or unalterable form:
      3. To restore to proper condition or working order; repair:
      1. To become attached or joined
      2. To take a firm hold (on or upon); seize; cling
      3. To join (one thing to another); attach; connect
      1. To form pairs; join.
      2. (Elec.) To join (two or more circuits) by a common magnetic or electric field or by direct connection
      3. To come together; unite
      1. To join to or by means of a communications circuit:
      2. To join or fasten (two things together, or one thing with or to another); link; couple
      3. To establish a rapport or relationship; relate:
      1. To fasten, to join to (literally and figuratively).
      2. To come into legal operation in connection with anything; to vest.
      3. To win the heart of; to connect by ties of love or self-interest; to attract; to fasten or bind by moral influence; with to.
      1. To impute; attribute:
      2. To place at the end; append:
      3. To secure to something; attach:
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  2. To put one's arms around affectionately

      1. To enclose protectively; surround; shelter
      2. (Archaic) To take to one's bosom; embrace; cherish
      3. (Archaic) To clasp to or hold in the bosom.
      1. To embrace; cherish
      2. To conceal in the bosom; hide
      1. To settle (an argument, bargain, etc.) definitely
      2. To be held together securely.
      3. (Sports) To hold a boxing opponent's body with one or both arms to prevent or hinder punches.
      1. To manage to find time or space for:
      2. To put pressure or bring influence to bear upon (someone) to do a certain thing, as to pay money, etc.
      3. (Games) To force (an opponent) to use a potentially winning card in a trick he or she cannot take in bridge.
      1. To move by applying pressure:
      2. (Basketball) To employ a press.
      3. To insist upon or put forward insistently:
      1. To put the arms around and hold closely; esp., to embrace tightly and affectionately
      2. To clasp or hold closely, especially in the arms, as in affection; embrace.
      3. (Figuratively) To hold fast; to cling to; to cherish.
      1. To keep from falling or moving; support:
      2. To maintain a desired or accustomed position or condition:
      3. To stop the movement or progress of:
      1. To cover with or as if with folds; envelop.
      2. To fold something around; to envelop
      3. To hold within limits; enclose.
      1. (Law) To try illegally to influence or instruct (a jury)
      2. To clasp in the arms with affection; to take in the arms; to hug.
      3. To clasp or hold close with the arms, usually as an expression of affection.
      1. To take hold of; to grasp; to grab tightly.
      2. To hold tightly with the arms or hands; grasp firmly; embrace
      3. To hold in a tight embrace.
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  3. To decrease, as in length or amount, by or as if by severing or excising

      1. To shorten or reduce:
      2. To replace (the edge of a crystal) with a plane face.
      3. To shorten (a number) by dropping one or more digits after the decimal point.
      1. To remove (excess or unwanted parts):
      2. To cut (something) down to the required size or shape
      3. To clip, lop, cut, etc.
      1. To cut a slit or slits in, especially so as to reveal an underlying color:
      2. To cut or form by cutting with forceful sweeping strokes:
      3. To cut or wound with a sweeping stroke or strokes, as of a knife
      1. To come apart or break under the action of shearing stress
      2. To cut or clip the hair, wool, etc. from
      3. To cut with or as if with shears:
      1. To cut away or remove unnecessary parts
      2. To cut off or remove dead or living parts or branches of (a plant, for example) to improve shape or growth.
      3. To remove or cut out as superfluous.
      1. To remove by or as if by cutting, clipping, or shaving:
      2. To remove the outer covering or skin of with a knife or similar instrument:
      3. To cut or trim away (the rind, skin, covering, rough surface, etc.) of (anything); peel
      1. To become lower; sink, fall, become reduced, etc.
      2. To let, bring, or move down to a lower level.
      3. To weaken; undermine:
      1. To trim (a tree, etc.) by cutting off branches, twigs, or stems
      2. To cut off a part or parts from; trim:
      3. (Usually with off) To cut off as the top or extreme part of anything, especially to prune a small limb off a shrub or tree, or sometimes to behead someone.
      1. To bring down by cutting.
      2. (Idiomatic) To reduce the amount of something.
      3. Used other than as an idiom: see cut,"Ž down.
      1. (Intransitive with on) To reduce the amount of (something).
      2. (Intransitive with on) To reduce consumption.
      3. (Intransitive with on) To reduce spending.
      1. To remove or delete:
      2. To go directly and often hastily:
      3. To form by penetrating, probing, or digging:
      1. To remove sections, as along the edges, of (a photographic image) so as to improve the composition of the finished print
      2. To cut (hair, for example) very short.
      3. To cut or bite off the tops or ends of:
      1. To shape or form by chopping:
      2. To cut into small pieces:
      3. To cut by striking with a heavy sharp tool, such as an ax:
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  4. To deliver a powerful blow to suddenly and sharply

      1. To cover with pasted material
      2. To cover with something by using paste:
      3. (Slang) To hit; punch
      1. To straighten (tightly curled hair) usually by chemical means.
      2. To fall asleep, especially suddenly or heavily:
      3. To hit, especially on the head.
      1. To equip, support, or attach with a belt:
      2. (Slang) To strike forcefully; hit.
      3. To strike with a belt
      1. To strike with a hard blow:
      2. To move in a heavy or clumsy manner.
      3. To move along in a rapid, reckless, awkward way
      1. (Slang) To walk, esp. in an easy but strutting way
      2. To dance to this music, or indeed any sort of popular music with a strong beat.
      3. To hit or strike.
      1. To strike or punch.
      2. To strike; hit
      1. To defeat soundly; thrash.
      2. To strike with a heavy blow.
      3. To hit, strike, beat, etc.
      1. To collide or strike with great force.
      2. To strike or crash into with resounding impact.
      3. To strike, explode, etc. loudly
      1. To strike (someone or something) with a sharp blow; slap.
      2. To strike or slap with a sharp, resounding blow
      3. (Slang) To murder (a person), often, specif., for pay
      1. To strike with something flat; whack
      2. To strike or hit with a flat object; whack.
      1. To strike or try to strike something with a sharp blow:
      2. To hit with a quick, sharp blow
      3. To strike or hit with a sharp blow:
      1. To come upon; arrive at
      2. To hook (a fish that has risen to the bait) by a pull on the line
      3. To remove or separate suddenly, as with a blow:
      1. To deliver a blow.
      2. To hit or strike with force, esp. with the fist
      3. To hit or strike forcefully; punch.
      1. To affect sharply with great feeling:
      2. To inspire strong and sudden love or devotion
      3. To afflict:
      1. To strike with a heavy blow or impact:
      2. (--- Sports) To hit (a ball, puck, or shuttlecock) in a forceful overhand stroke.
      3. To break suddenly into pieces, as from a violent blow or collision:
      1. To wait for or obtain a ride to work by standing at a roadside hoping to be picked up by a driver who needs another passenger to use the HOV lanes of a highway.
      2. (Printing) To insert (a slug) between lines
      3. (Informal) To drink rapidly or in large gulps:
      1. To make (one's way) with great effort; plod
      2. To walk or progress with a slow heavy pace; plod:
      3. To work diligently for long hours:
      1. To hit something with force; crash:
      2. To put, throw, or otherwise forcefully move so as to produce a loud noise:
      3. (Slang) To drink quickly (a beverage, especially an alcoholic one). Often used with back or down.
      1. (Baseball) To hit a short high fly ball, especially one that can be caught by an infielder:
      2. With or like a pop
      3. To cause to pop
      1. To cause to be displaced or unengaged; force:
      2. To produce by hitting or striking:
      3. To hit; strike
      1. To attack:
      2. (Baseball) To execute (a base hit) successfully:
      3. To go to; visit
      1. (Informal) To strike, as with the hand
      2. (Informal) To hit (a ball) hard
      3. To hit, especially with the fist.
      1. To capture or seize, especially after a chase:
      2. To hold up; delay:
      3. To reach just in time; get so as to be carried by:
      1. To strike with a heavy, crushing blow:
      2. To strike with a violent blow; smash (in)
      3. To attack or abuse, as with blows or with words
  5. To hit with a quick, sharp blow of the hand

      1. To engage in a brief quarrel.
      2. To strike with a light spattering sound; slap.
      3. To strike with a quick, slapping sound
      1. To strike or slap with a sharp, resounding blow
      2. To strike (someone or something) with a sharp blow; slap.
      3. (Slang) To murder (a person), often, specif., for pay
      1. To strike or try to strike something with a sharp blow:
      2. To hit with a quick, sharp blow
      3. To strike or hit with a sharp blow:
      1. To move along swiftly or smartly
      2. To move briskly or spiritedly.
      3. To strike with something flat, as the open hand, esp. on the buttocks, as in punishment
      1. To press (the lips) together and part them suddenly so as to make a smack
      2. To press together and open (the lips) quickly and noisily, as in eating or tasting.
      3. To give an indication; be suggestive. Often used with of:
      1. To put, throw, hit, etc. carelessly or with force
      2. To strike with something flat, specif. the palm of the hand
      3. To impose (a fine, etc.) on a person, business, etc.
      1. To depress or push (a push button, a key on a keypad, etc.)
      2. To depress (a key or button, for example) in order to activate a device or perform an operation:
      3. To pierce, shape, stamp, cut, etc. with a punch
      1. To fight or scuffle
      2. To form a cuff or cuffs on.
      3. To strike, esp. with the open hand; slap
      1. (Informal) To smash or break, especially forcefully:
      2. To break or tame (a horse).
      3. (Slang) To hit; punch.
      1. To hit with the hand or fist; punch; slap
      2. To force one's way with difficulty:
      3. To cause repeated difficulty or harm to (a person or group):
      1. To provide with a box
      2. To put into a box, etc., as for storage or shipment
      3. To pack in a box.
  6. To exploit (another) by charging too much for something

  1. A sudden sharp, powerful stroke

      1. A foodstuff, pounded or ground until fine and made creamy, soft, etc.
      2. A hard, brilliant glass containing oxide of lead, used in making artificial gems; strass
      3. (Slang) A blow, or punch, as with the fist
      1. A hard, shelflike, spore-bearing structure of certain wood-decaying fungi, found on stumps, logs, or trees.
      2. A blow, especially on the head.
      3. A hairstyle in which the hair is straightened, usually by chemical means.
      1. (Slang) A powerful blow; a wallop.
      2. A strip or band of leather or other material worn around the waist to hold clothing up, support tools, etc., or as an ornament or sign of rank
      3. A continuous band or chain for transferring motion or power or conveying materials from one wheel or shaft to another.
      1. A powerful effect:
      2. (Informal, Dial.) A heavy, clumsy movement of the body
      3. The power to strike a hard blow
      1. A post–World War II style of jazz characterized by rhythmic and harmonic complexity, improvised solo performances, and a brilliant style of execution.
      2. A style of jazz, esp. in its development from about 1945 to 1955, characterized by complex rhythms, experimental harmonic structures, and instrumental virtuosity
      3. A blow; a punch.
      1. A blow or punch.
      2. A blow; strike; hit
      1. (Slang) A gala event or party
      2. (Informal) A heavy, crushing blow.
      3. (Informal) A violent blow
      1. A heavy blow; a sharp thud.
      2. A sharp, resounding blow, stroke, thump, etc.
      1. The sound of such a blow.
      2. A forceful, resounding blow.
      3. A heavy blow, impact, etc.
      1. The sound of this
      2. The sound made by a sharp, swift blow.
      3. A sharp, swift blow.
      1. (--- Rare) Such a blow
      2. A strip of material, often folded over a cord, placed at the edge or seam of a garment, cushion, etc. to reinforce or trim it
      3. A lash or blow producing such a mark.
      1. A blow with something flat
      2. A hard blow with a flat object; a whack.
      1. A special unit of a law enforcement agency, trained to deal with violence, riots, terrorism, etc.
      2. A quick, sharp blow, as with a bat or swatter
      3. A sharp blow or hit.
      1. A short stocking reaching a point between the ankle and the knee.
      2. A blow
      3. A knitted covering for the foot and ankle, like a short stocking, sometimes extending to just below the knee
      1. A line of cast type in a single strip of metal.
      2. A line of type made in one piece or strip, as by a linotype machine
      3. A person, vehicle, etc. that moves sluggishly
      1. The part of a canal between two locks, and therefore at the same water level.
      2. The pound key on a telephone.
      3. The sound of a heavy blow; a thump.
      1. (Informal) A sharp blow
      2. (Slang) An attempt; a try:
      3. A small quantity; a bit:
      1. A successful or popular venture:
      2. A blow, shot, etc. that strikes its mark
      3. (Baseball) base hit
      1. A moment; an instant:
      2. (Slang) Hard, pebblelike pieces of highly purified cocaine prepared for smoking: a highly potent and addictive form of cocaine
      3. A partial split or break; a fissure.
      1. A blow, with or as with the hand; rap
      2. A piece of cloth, especially a baby's diaper.
      3. Any piece of cloth, esp. one for cleaning; rag
      1. The state of blossoming:
      2. A mass of blossoms:
      3. A sudden hard stroke or hit, as with the fist or an object.
      1. (Informal) A sudden burst of action:
      2. (--- Informal) A display of enthusiasm or vigor
      3. A fringe of hair cut short and straight across the forehead.
  2. A quick, sharp blow, especially with the hand

      1. A larva of an oyster or similar bivalve that has settled by attaching to a surface.
      2. A quick, slapping sound
      3. A gaiterlike covering for the instep and ankle, usually of heavy cloth
      1. The sound of this
      2. A sharp, swift blow.
      3. The sound made by a sharp, swift blow.
      1. A special unit of a law enforcement agency, trained to deal with violence, riots, terrorism, etc.
      2. A sharp blow or hit.
      3. A quick, sharp blow, as with a bat or swatter
      1. A smack given in spanking
      2. A slap on the buttocks.
      1. (Slang, former) A dollar
      2. (Slang) A loud kiss
      3. A person or thing that smacks
      1. A sharp noise made by pressing the lips together and parting them suddenly, as in showing enjoyment of a taste
      2. A small amount; bit
      3. A fishing boat sailing under various rigs, according to size, and often having a well used to transport the catch to market.
      1. A sharp insult:
      2. A sharp blow made with the open hand or with a flat object; a smack.
      3. A blow or smack, esp. with something flat, specif. the palm of the hand
      1. A sweet drink made with fruit juices, carbonated beverages, sherbet, etc., often mixed with wine or liquor, and typically served in cups from a large bowl
      2. A device or machine for making holes, cuts, etc.
      3. A tool for forcing a pin, bolt, or rivet in or out of a hole.
      1. A bracelet consisting of a curved, open-ended band, as of metal or resin, that fits the wrist firmly without a clasp.
      2. The band at the top of a sock.
      3. A band, often having an opening with a button closure, at the bottom of a sleeve.
      1. A piece chopped off
      2. A piece that has been chopped off, especially a cut of meat, usually taken from the rib, shoulder, or loin and containing a bone.
      3. A slice of lamb, pork, etc. cut, along with a piece of bone, from the rib, loin, or shoulder
      1. (Informal) A spree:
      2. A piece of sculpture representing the head, shoulders, and upper chest of a human body
      3. A punch
      1. A meal at which guests serve themselves from various dishes displayed on a table or sideboard.
      2. A meal at which guests serve themselves from a buffet or table
      3. A piece of furniture with drawers and cupboards for dishes, table linen, silver, etc.; sideboard
      1. A small structure serving as a shelter:
      2. A slap or blow with the hand or fist:
      3. A box stall.
  3. Rate of motion or performance

      1. The rate of speed of action or occurrence.
      2. Quickness or rapidity of motion or action; swiftness; speed
      3. Rapidity or speed of motion; swiftness.
      1. A characteristic rate or rhythm of activity; a pace:
      2. (Music) The speed at which music is or ought to be played, often indicated on written compositions by a descriptive or metronomic direction to the performer.
      3. The speed at which a musical composition is, or is supposed to be, performed: it is indicated by such notations as allegro, andante, etc. or by reference to metronome timing
      1. A transmission gear or set of gears in a motor vehicle:
      2. The magnitude of a velocity.
      3. The act of moving rapidly:
      1. The rate of speed at which a person, animal, or group walks or runs.
      2. The rate of speed in walking, running, etc.
      3. (--- Sports) The speed of a ball, shuttlecock, etc.
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