[ UK /kˈɪp/ ]
[ US /ˈkɪp/ ]
NOUN
  1. the basic unit of money in Laos
  2. sleep
    roused him from his kip
  3. a gymnastic exercise performed starting from a position with the legs over the upper body and moving to an erect position by arching the back and swinging the legs out and down while forcing the chest upright
VERB
  1. be asleep
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How To Use kip In A Sentence

  • When we see her, we remember that hot July day doing five knots pulling Jess and Jerry on a tube and Russ skippering his first yacht.
  • I had a quick kip after lunch.
  • It explains why some people must have a full eight hours' kip while others get away with half that. The Sun
  • Retrieve the lure rapidly in skips and skitters over the tops of lily pads, along log edges, and above the weeds. Bait and Switch
  • Just because the clothes are less formal, that doesn't mean you skip regular clothing maintenance like ironing and washing.
  • In fact, I found myself reluctant to skip any topic in the book.
  • Some may choose to wear things like the hijab, turban or kippa, but that's another story, because somehow headgear bothers a whole lot of people. Ajarat Bada: Fatwa For Tebow
  • The vessel has an aluminium deckhouse with skippers cabin, CO2 room, casing, ventilation and Hi-press room.
  • He skipped bail and was caught trying to steal a chicken sandwich and some plasters. Times, Sunday Times
  • I could skip around the postings and suss out what I wanted.
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