clip

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
clip

Plural
clips

  1. (countable) A clip is a small item to hold things on to another.
    We need more clips to hang the laundry.
  2. (countable) Clip is another word for video.
    The clip that we saw just now was very touching.
  3. (countable) A clip is a container that is attached to a gun. Bullets leave the clip and go into the gun for firing.

Verb[change]

Plain form
clip

Third-person singular
clips

Past tense
clipped

Past participle
clipped

Present participle
clipping

  1. (transitive) To use a clipper to hold something tightly.
    It is important to clip your laundry properly on a windy day.