Meaning of CLIP in English


n. & v. --n. 1 a device for holding things together or for attachment to an object as a marker, esp. a paper-clip or a device worked by a spring. 2 a piece of jewellery fastened by a clip. 3 a set of attached cartridges for a firearm. (clipped, clipping) 1 fix with a clip. 2 grip tightly. 3 surround closely. øclip-on attached by a clip. [OE clyppan embrace f. WG]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.