1. A depression in an otherwise level surface (synset 113927512)
    "there was a dip in the road"
  2. (physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the plane of the horizon (synset 113915590)
  3. A thief who steals from the pockets or purses of others in public places (synset 110451671)
  4. Tasty mixture or liquid into which bite-sized foods are dipped (synset 107598174)
  5. A brief immersion (synset 107379034)
  6. A sudden sharp decrease in some quantity (synset 105119135)
    "a drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index"; "there was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery"; "a dip in prices"; "when that became known the price of their stock went into free fall"
  7. A candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax or tallow (synset 103207773)
  8. A brief swim in water (synset 100443832)
  9. A gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the body is lowered and raised by bending and straightening the arms (synset 100435953)
  1. Immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate (synset 201579924)
    "dip the garment into the cleaning solution"; "dip the brush into the paint"
  2. Dip into a liquid while eating (synset 201194845)
    "She dunked the piece of bread in the sauce"
  3. Go down momentarily (synset 200433014)
    "Prices dipped"
  4. Stain an object by immersing it in a liquid (synset 200287243)
  5. Take a small amount from (synset 202316837)
    "I had to dip into my savings to buy him this present"
  6. Switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam (synset 202166741)
  7. Lower briefly (synset 202044954)
    "She dipped her knee"
  8. Appear to move downward (synset 202043524)
    "The sun dipped below the horizon"; "The setting sun sank below the tree line"
  9. Slope downwards (synset 202041990)
    "Our property dips towards the river"
  10. Dip into a liquid (synset 201980234)
    "He dipped into the pool"
  11. Place (candle wicks) into hot, liquid wax (synset 201664870)
  12. Immerse in a disinfectant solution (synset 201580973)
    "dip the sheep"
  13. Plunge (one's hand or a receptacle) into a container (synset 201580815)
    "He dipped into his pocket"
  14. Scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the surface (synset 201315317)
    "dip water out of a container"

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