Definitions for SUPsʌp

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

supsʌp(v.)supped, sup•ping.

  1. (v.i.)to eat the evening meal; have supper.

  2. (v.t.)to provide with or entertain at supper.

Origin of sup:

1250–1300; ME s(o)upen < OF souper to have supper < Gmc; cf. OE sūpan to swallow, taste, sip. See sup2

supsʌp(v.; n.)supped, sup•ping

  1. (v.t.)to take (liquid food or any liquid) into the mouth in small quantities; sip.

  2. (v.i.)to take liquid into the mouth in small quantities.

  3. (n.)a mouthful or small portion of drink or liquid food; sip.

Origin of sup:

bef. 900; OE sūpan, c. MLG sūpen, OHG sūfan, ON sūpa to drink. Cf. sip , sop , soup , sup1


  1. var. of sub- before

    p: suppose.

    Category: Affix


  1. superior.

  2. superlative.

  3. supine.

  4. supplement.

  5. supply.

  6. supra.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. swallow, sup(verb)

    a small amount of liquid food

    "a sup of ale"

  2. sup(verb)

    take solid or liquid food into the mouth a little at a time either by drinking or by eating with a spoon


  1. sup(Contraction)

    How are you? What is new?

    'sup bro?

  2. Origin: of what's up.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sup(verb)

    to take into the mouth with the lips, as a liquid; to take or drink by a little at a time; to sip

  2. Sup(noun)

    a small mouthful, as of liquor or broth; a little taken with the lips; a sip

  3. Sup(verb)

    to eat the evening meal; to take supper

  4. Sup(verb)

    to treat with supper

Anagrams of SUP

  1. ups, UPS

  2. USP

  3. pus, PUS

  4. PSU

Translations for SUP

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a type of large bird of prey feeding chiefly on dead bodies.

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