What is another word for lip?

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Pronunciation:

[ lˈɪp], [ lˈɪp], [ l_ˈɪ_p]

There are several synonyms for the word "lip". Some of the most commonly used are mouth, pout, kisser, smacker, and chops. The term "moue" is used to describe a facial expression made by pouting lips. The lower lip may be referred to as the "bottom lip", while the upper lip may be called the "top lip". The term "smack" is often used to describe a loud kiss made with the lips. "Chops" is a slang term for the lips used by jazz musicians and is derived from the verb "chop" meaning to play one's instrument with skill and precision.

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What are the hypernyms for Lip?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Lip?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the holonyms for Lip?

Holonyms are words that denote a whole whose part is denoted by another word.
  • holonyms for lip (as nouns)

What are the meronyms for Lip?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.

What are the opposite words for lip?

The word "lip" can be defined as the fleshy, movable muscular structure that surrounds the mouth. Its antonyms or opposites are words such as mouth, opening, and entrance. While lip defines the outermost part of the mouth, mouth refers to the entire structure that includes the tongue, teeth, and gums. Similarly, an opening denotes a space or a gap leading to something, while a lip generally refers to the edge of an opening. Entrance, on the other hand, implies a way into a place or a structure. Therefore, knowing and using antonyms can help in better communication and understanding of language.

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Usage examples for Lip

She told herself with quivering lip that of course Hew should go and see poor Mrs. Kaye.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
Richard's lip quivered an instant, then he drew himself up and smiled on her, then he stooped and kissed her.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
His lip quivered, but he held himself quiet.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine

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