nipping

Primary Meanings of nipping

1.
adj
pleasantly cold and invigorating
2.
adj
capable of wounding
Full Definitions of nipping
1

adj pleasantly cold and invigorating

“a nipping wind”
Synonyms:
crisp, frosty, nippy, snappy
cold
having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration
2

adj capable of wounding

Synonyms:
barbed, biting, mordacious, pungent
sarcastic
expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds

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