Definitions for supsʌp
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(v.i.)to eat the evening meal; have supper.
(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
(v.t.)to take (liquid food or any liquid) into the mouth in small quantities; sip.
(v.i.)to take liquid into the mouth in small quantities.
(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
var. of sub- before
a small amount of liquid food
"a sup of ale"
take solid or liquid food into the mouth a little at a time either by drinking or by eating with a spoon
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to take into the mouth with the lips, as a liquid; to take or drink by a little at a time; to sip
a small mouthful, as of liquor or broth; a little taken with the lips; a sip
to eat the evening meal; to take supper
to treat with supper
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Translations for sup
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a type of large bird of prey feeding chiefly on dead bodies.
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- der GeierGerman
- burung nasarIndonesian
- grifs; maitu lijaLatvian
- burung heringMalay
- 禿鷲Chinese (Trad.)
- گدھ، کرگسUrdu
- chim kền kềnVietnamese
- 秃鹫Chinese (Simp.)
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