HyperDic: clipped

English > 2 senses of the word clipped:
ADJECTIVEallclippedcut or trimmed by clipping
allclipped(of speech) having quick short / short sounds
clipped > pronunciation
Soundsklih'pt
Rhymesconscript ... transcript: 16 rhymes with ihpt...
English > clipped: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningcut or trimmed by clipping.
Examples
  • "a handsome man with a clipped moustache"
  • "clipped hedges"
  • "close-clipped lawns"
  • "a clipped poodle"
Broadertrimmed, cutmade neat and tidy by trimming
English > clipped: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaning(of speech) having quick short / short sounds.
Example"a clipped upper-class accent"
Broadershortprimarily temporal sense

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