Dipped in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Dipped

That has been briefly immersed in a liquid. | Of headlights: lowered. | (archaic, colloquial) Caught up in debt; mortgaged.

Short Example Sentences for Dipped

  • 1. The choleric face dipped knowingly. 🔊
  • 2. She dipped to her coffee and swallowed hard. 🔊
  • 3. Overhead a hawk dipped in its reeling flight. 🔊
  • 4. He dipped the canteen in the spring and passed on. 🔊
  • 5. The ship rocked and dipped like a drunken man. 🔊
  • 6. At last she dipped her dry pen and laid the blotter ready. 🔊
  • 7. The Albatross dipped clear to the sea. 🔊
  • 8. The splinter was expected to blaze when dipped into the acid. 🔊
  • 9. The strips of test paper are torn out and dipped in the milk. 🔊
  • 10. Betty dipped her little hand into her uncle's. 🔊
  • 11. He stepped to the brook and dipped a finger in the cold water. 🔊
  • 12. I dipped under the fan of water and took my stand in the hollow behind it. 🔊
  • 13. Rhoda dipped her burning face into the water, then lifted it, dripping. 🔊
  • 14. She dipped a steaming cup of broth from this and brought it to Rhoda's side. 🔊

How to use Dipped in Sentences?

  • 1. He dipped a glass rod in the warm solution and applied it gingerly to his tongue. 🔊
  • 2. And it gave him four sticks, made from that one of its branches which dipped to the south. 🔊
  • 3. As he dipped the fine point into the red ink by mistake he flung another frown over his shoulder. 🔊
  • 4. The coupe rounded a curve and the road dipped between an avenue of swaying, whispering pines. 🔊
  • 5. First, they are dipped into hot paraffin wax, because this will light even more easily than wood. 🔊
  • 6. Mr. Weatherley dipped his pen in the ink, solemnly wrote out a cheque and tore it from the book. 🔊
  • 7. So I took the gourd used by the Chinese crew, and dipped up, as they did, the river water. 🔊
  • 8. When Katharine reached the study, Mrs. Hilbery had already dipped her pen in the ink. 🔊
  • 9. All he saw was a road that dipped and curved below him until it was lost in the green shades of a valley. 🔊
  • 10. It was as if one had dipped into something primordial and stupendous beneath the smooth and trivial surfaces of life. 🔊
  • 11. Then he dipped his pine bough in the brook and began to beat out the flames, working straight out from the bank. 🔊
  • 12. So noiselessly were the paddles dipped into the water that the drip from them, as they were lifted, was the only sound heard. 🔊
  • 13. The object to be plated (such as a spoon) is attached to a wire and dipped into a solution of a silver salt. 🔊
  • 14. They lingered for some time before the paddles were again dipped in water, counting the fires and making a careful note of the position. 🔊
  • 15. In the case of fingers or toes a razor is used, the wound being dipped into boiling oil or pitch immediately after the operation. 🔊
  • 16. So saying, he dipped his paddle with vigour, and the light bark shot swiftly over the glancing water. 🔊
  • 17. She went back and dipped fastidious fingers into the box of chocolates, and settled herself to nibble candy and wait for what might come. 🔊
  • 18. Tommy was still sleeping, so she dipped her hands into the cold water, took off her stiffened shoes and bathed her swollen feet. 🔊
  • 19. The baptismal robes, fluttering white like angels' wings, dipped to the surface and disappeared. 🔊
  • 20. So King dipped a sponge in water and sent back for his bag and made a great show of rubbing on ointment. 🔊
  • 21. She dipped her hands into the silver, and jingled it, and displayed it to everybody, with the vanity of a child showing off its new frock. 🔊