Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To take frequent sips.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To sip often.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To sip frequently; tipple.
  • To drink by sips.

Etymologies

Frequentative of sip. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • "'Deed, Mr Cupples, ye s' hae neither sook nor sipple o 'that spring."

    Alec Forbes of Howglen

  • From this topic he transferred his disquisitions to the verb drink, which he affirmed was improperly applied to the taking of coffee, inasmuch as people did not drink, but sip or sipple that liquor; that the genuine meaning of drinking is to quench one's thirst, or commit a debauch by swallowing wine; that the Latin word, which conveyed the same idea, was bibere or potare, and that of the

    The Adventures of Roderick Random

  • If this had been Renault or Ferrari, there would have been pandamomium!! for once i have to partially agree with mr egmond simple (sipple sorry) trulli (because he is not a good driver hie!) went of lh passed him while safety car was out lh slowed and let him by to prevent being penalized right? no wrong he gets penalized cause no matter what the man does he going to get penalized next penalty will be for going tooo fast ..... go fia you make it so interesting and pleasure to watch!!

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