Meaning of NIPPER in English

NIPPER

[nip.per] n (1541) 1: any of various devices (as pincers) for nipping--usu. used in pl.

2. a chiefly Brit: a boy employed as a helper (as of a carter or hawker) b: child; esp: a small boy

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