pip

(noun, verb)

noun

1. a disease of poultry

Definition categories: state

2. a minor nonspecific ailment

Definition categories: state, ailment, complaint, ill

3. a small hard seed found in some fruits

Definition categories: plant, seed

4. a mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)

Similar word(s): spot

Definition categories: communication, mark, marker, marking

5. a radar echo displayed so as to show the position of a reflecting surface

Similar word(s): blip

Definition categories: communication

verb

1. kill by firing a missile

Similar word(s): shoot

Definition categories: social, kill

2. hit with a missile from a weapon

Similar word(s): hit, shoot

Definition categories: competition, injure, wound

3. defeat thoroughly

Similar word(s): whip, worst

Definition categories: competition, beat, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish

Sentences with pip as a verb:

- He led throughout the race but was pipped at the post.

- The hunter managed to pip three ducks from his blind.