Nip - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Nip.

  1. a strong odor or taste property; "the pungency of mustard"; "the sulfurous bite of garlic"; "the sharpness of strange spices"; "the raciness of the wine"
  2. wit having a sharp and caustic quality; "he commented with typical pungency"; "the bite of satire"
  3. (angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait; "after fishing for an hour he still had not had a bite"
  4. a light informal meal
  5. a small amount of solid food; a mouthful; "all they had left was a bit of bread"
  6. a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person
  7. penetrate or cut, as with a knife; "The fork bit into the surface"
  8. a painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect's stinger into skin
  9. deliver a sting to; "A bee stung my arm yesterday"
  10. to grip, cut off, or tear with or as if with the teeth or jaws; "Gunny invariably tried to bite her"
  11. cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort; "The sun burned his face"
  12. a portion rem
  1. a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action; "he never knew what to do in an emergency"
  2. cut the top off;
  3. a slight but appreciable amount; "this dish could use a touch of garlic"
  4. squeeze tightly between the fingers; "He pinched her behind"; "She squeezed the bottle"
  5. an injury resulting from getting some body part squeezed
  6. make ridges into by pinching together
  7. a painful or straitened circumstance; "the pinch of the recession"
  8. make off with belongings of others
  9. the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
  10. a squeeze with the fingers
  11. a small sharp bite or snip
  12. irritate as if by a nip, pinch, or tear; "smooth surfaces can vellicate the teeth"; "the pain is as if sharp points pinch your back"
Clue Database Last Updated: 15/09/2019 9:00am

Other crossword clues with similar answers to 'Nip'

Still struggling to solve the crossword clue 'Nip'?

If you're still haven't solved the crossword clue Nip then why not search our database by the letters you have already!