1. to partially or totally submerge into a liquid
Example : They dipped into the pool.
2. a thief who steals from the pockets or purses of others in public places 3. immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate
Example : dip the garment into the cleaning solution
4. appear to move downward
Example : The sun dipped below the horizon
5. switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam 7. a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity 8. (physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the plane of the horizon 9. dip into a liquid while eating 10. to plunge one's hand or a receptacle into a container
Example : I dipped into my pocket to retrieve my wallet.
11. immerse in a disinfectant solution
Example : dip the sheep
12. place (candle wicks) into hot, liquid wax 13. slope downwards
Example : Our property dips towards the river
14. lower briefly
Example : I dipped my knee.
15. take a small amount from
Example : I had to dip into my savings to buy holiday presents.
16. a gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the body is lowered and raised by bending and straightening the arms 17. a candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax or tallow 19. tasty mixture or liquid into which bite-sized foods are dipped 20. a depression in an otherwise level surface
Example : there was a dip in the road
21. stain an object by immersing it in a liquid 22. go down momentarily
Example : Prices dipped
23. scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the surface
Example : dip water out of a container
Translation for "dip"
dip meaning in Spanish : inmersión dip meaning in German : tauchen dip meaning in Russian : падение dip meaning in Portuguese : mergulho dip meaning in Chinese : 蘸 dip meaning in Japanese : 浸漬 dip meaning in Tamil : டிப் dip meaning in Arabic : غطس dip meaning in Turkish : daldırma dip meaning in Hindi : डुबोना dip meaning in Telugu : డిప్ dip meaning in French : tremper