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Meaning of word dip from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

dip   noun

Meaning : A depression in an otherwise level surface.

Example : There was a dip in the road.

Meaning : (physics) the angle that a magnetic needle makes with the plane of the horizon.

Synonyms : angle of dip, inclination, magnetic dip, magnetic inclination

Meaning : A thief who steals from the pockets or purses of others in public places.

Synonyms : cutpurse, pickpocket

दूसरों के जेब काटकर उनमें से रुपये-पैसे निकाल लेने वाला व्यक्ति।

लोगों ने एक जेबकतरे को पकड़कर बहुत पीटा।
गिरहकट, जेबकट, जेबकतरा, पाकिटमार, पाकेटमार, पॉकिटमार

Meaning : Tasty mixture or liquid into which bite-sized foods are dipped.

Meaning : A brief immersion.

Meaning : A sudden sharp decrease in some quantity.

Example : A drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index.
There was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery.
A dip in prices.
When that became known the price of their stock went into free fall.

Synonyms : drop, fall, free fall

Meaning : A candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax or tallow.

Meaning : A brief swim in water.

Synonyms : plunge

जल में डूबने की क्रिया या भाव (जान-बूझकर)।

वह नदी में स्नान करते समय बार-बार डुबकी लगा रहा था।
ग़ोता, गोता, डुबकी, निमज्ज, बोह

Meaning : A gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the body is lowered and raised by bending and straightening the arms.

dip   verb

Meaning : Immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate.

Example : Dip the garment into the cleaning solution.
Dip the brush into the paint.

Synonyms : douse, dunk, plunge, souse

पानी या किसी द्रव पदार्थ में डालना।

स्वामीजी ने पानी पीने के लिए कमंडल नदी में डुबाया।
डुबाना, डुबोना, बुड़ाना, बोरना

Meaning : Dip into a liquid while eating.

Example : She dunked the piece of bread in the sauce.

Synonyms : dunk

Meaning : Go down momentarily.

Example : Prices dipped.

Meaning : Stain an object by immersing it in a liquid.

Meaning : Take a small amount from.

Example : I had to dip into my savings to buy him this present.

Meaning : Switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam.

Synonyms : dim

Meaning : Lower briefly.

Example : She dipped her knee.

Meaning : Appear to move downward.

Example : The sun dipped below the horizon.
The setting sun sank below the tree line.

Synonyms : sink

Meaning : Slope downwards.

Example : Our property dips towards the river.

Meaning : Dip into a liquid.

Example : He dipped into the pool.

Synonyms : douse, duck

Meaning : Place (candle wicks) into hot, liquid wax.

Meaning : Immerse in a disinfectant solution.

Example : Dip the sheep.

Meaning : Plunge (one's hand or a receptacle) into a container.

Example : He dipped into his pocket.

Meaning : Scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the surface.

Example : Dip water out of a container.