Noun(1) a depression in an otherwise level surface(2) (physics(3) a thief who steals from the pockets or purses of others in public places(4) tasty mixture or liquid into which bite-sized foods are dipped(5) a brief immersion(6) a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity(7) a candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax or tallow(8) a brief swim in water(9) a gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the body is lowered and raised by bending and straightening the arms
Verb(1) immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate(2) dip into a liquid while eating(3) go down momentarily(4) stain an object by immersing it in a liquid(5) take a small amount from(6) switch (a car's headlights(7) lower briefly(8) appear to move downward(9) slope downwards(10) dip into a liquid(11) place (candle wicks(12) immerse in a disinfectant solution(13) plunge (one's hand or a receptacle(14) scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the surface
(1) they cooled off by taking a dip in the pool(2) tasty garlic dip(3) a dip in hot water is prescribed to destroy fruit flies(4) Tugging it off, I laid it down beside the water and jumped in for a refreshing dip .(5) She had even brought extra toppings from home: sprinkles, chocolate sauce, nacho cheese dip , and salsa.(6) Swimmers saw in the New Year by taking an icy dip in the River Wharfe and an equally chilly plunge into White Wells bath-house.(7) I have to go make homemade guacamole and sun-dried tomato dip , scarf down dinner, vacuum, shower and dress myself.(8) The little dots in the foreground are some of my colleagues, taking a quick dip in the briny water.(9) Barbara and Shane went for an early afternoon dip in the open air pool.(10) At the end of a stand of trees, there was a slight dip, and at the bottom of that dip stood a white stone building.(11) the cliff profile tends to be dominated by the dip of the beds(12) Instead I had a quick dip in the pool, showered and raced for the airport.(13) That causes a curvature of the light path, which reduces the dip (usually by about 7%).(14) If we were in too much of a hurry to come down, we would greet you with a friendly dip of the wing.(15) Passing through this dip on a particular turn, I lost control, braked and fell.(16) A quick dip into some of them will give you an outline of what is involved.