dip noun

ADJ. sharp | slight | sudden

VERB + DIP suffer, take Share prices have taken a slight dip.

PREP. ~ in a sharp dip in temperature

dip verb

1 in liquid

ADV. lightly She dipped the brush lightly in the varnish.

PREP. in, into He dipped his finger in the water

2 go/move downwards

ADV. gently hills which dip gently to the east | steeply | down The road dipped steeply down into the town.

PREP. below The sun dipped below the horizon.

3 prices/support, etc.

ADV. slightly | sharply Support dipped sharply to 51%.

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