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clip·ping

 (klĭp′ĭng)
n.
1. Something cut off or out, especially an item clipped from a newspaper or magazine.

clipping

(ˈklɪpɪŋ)
n
1. (Journalism & Publishing) something cut out or trimmed off, esp an article from a newspaper; cutting
2. (Electronics) the distortion of an audio or visual signal in which the tops of peaks with a high amplitude are cut off, caused by, for example, overloading of amplifier circuits
adj
(prenominal) informal fast: a clipping pace.

clip•ping

(ˈklɪp ɪŋ)

n.
1. the act of a person or thing that clips.
2. an article, advertisement, etc., clipped from a newspaper or magazine.
[1300–50]
clip′ping•ly, adv.

clipping

Violation by an offensive player who blocks a defensive player from behind beyond the line of scrimmage.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clipping - an excerpt cut from a newspaper or magazineclipping - an excerpt cut from a newspaper or magazine; "he searched through piles of letters and clippings"
excerpt, excerption, extract, selection - a passage selected from a larger work; "he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings"
2.clipping - cutting down to the desired size or shapeclipping - cutting down to the desired size or shape
cutting off, cutting, cut - the act of shortening something by chopping off the ends; "the barber gave him a good cut"
pruning - the act of trimming a plant
3.clipping - the act of clipping or snipping
cutting off, cutting, cut - the act of shortening something by chopping off the ends; "the barber gave him a good cut"
pinch, nip - a small sharp bite or snip

clipping

noun cutting, passage, extract, excerpt, piece, article I found her death notice among some old newspaper clippings.
Translations
قُصَاصَةقٌصاصه
výstřižek
udklip
lehtileike
izrezak
úrklippa
切り抜き
절단
stickling
การตัด
bài báo cắt ra

clipping

[ˈklɪpɪŋ] N (from newspaper) → recorte m

clipping

[ˈklɪpɪŋ] n (from newspaper)coupure f de journal

clipping

n (= newspaper clipping)Ausschnitt m; nail clippingsabgeschnittene Nägel pl

clipping

[ˈklɪpɪŋ] n (from newspaper) → ritaglio

clip1

(klip) past tense past participle clipped verb
1. to cut (foliage, an animal's hair etc) with scissors or shears. The shepherd clipped the sheep; The hedge was clipped.
2. to strike sharply. She clipped him over the ear.
noun
1. an act of clipping.
2. a sharp blow. a clip on the ear.
3. a short piece of film. a video clip.
ˈclipper noun
1. (in plural) a tool for clipping. hedge-clippers; nail-clippers.
2. a type of fast sailing-ship.
ˈclipping noun
a thing clipped off or out of something, especially a newspaper. She collects clippings about the royal family.

clipping

قُصَاصَة výstřižek udklip Ausschnitt τομή recorte lehtileike coupure izrezak ritaglio 切り抜き 절단 krantenknipsel klipping wycinek artigo вырезка stickling การตัด gazete kesiği bài báo cắt ra 切片
References in classic literature ?
But no matter how Spitz circled, Joe whirled around on his heels to face him, mane bristling, ears laid back, lips writhing and snarling, jaws clipping together as fast as he could snap, and eyes diabolically gleaming--the incarnation of belligerent fear.
Yet here he was going about the country clipping small boys over the ear-hole, and flinging loaves of bread at bank-clerks as if he were Henry James or Marie Corelli.
He was, it appeared, a Regius Professor and the author of some half-dozen works on sociology--a record, Owen felt, that almost justified loaf-slinging and earhole clipping in moments of irritation.
If you are clipping something, you might be attaching it to something else, or you might be cutting it from something else.
By stopping leakage and restoring-blood flow through the vessel, such clipping has saved many lives.
Remember when a "press clipping service" used real clips?
While you're at the computer, you can simply slip the clipping into the scanner.
CyberAlert, the media monitoring service, has launched a news monitoring, clipping and briefing service dubbed CyberAlert SSE that delivers only one clip per day of any news story, no matter how many news sources carry the story.
She also discovered that the Bra Clip improves self confidence in women who saw a new, more postured looking woman in the mirror after clipping on the Bra Clip.
RSiCopyright provides an expansive collection of content marketing tools, custom reprints, digital licensing services and Clip&Copy(TM), an online news clipping service.
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PR InSite, a global provider of Web applications and technology solutions for the public relations industry, announces the launch of a powerful, yet easy to use, news clipping and media monitoring service.