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Synonyms for clipped

Noun

1. cartridge holder, cartridge clip, clip, magazine, supply chamber
usage: a metal frame or container holding cartridges; can be inserted into an automatic gun
2. time, clip, case, instance, example
usage: an instance or single occasion for some event; "this time he succeeded"; "he called four times"; "he could do ten at a clip"
3. clip, fastener, fastening, holdfast, fixing
usage: any of various small fasteners used to hold loose articles together
4. clip, jewelry, jewellery
usage: an article of jewelry that can be clipped onto a hat or dress
5. clip, clipping, snip, cut, cutting, cutting off
usage: the act of clipping or snipping
6. clip, blow
usage: a sharp slanting blow; "he gave me a clip on the ear"

Adjective

1. clipped, trimmed (vs. untrimmed), cut
usage: cut or trimmed by clipping; "a handsome man with a clipped moustache"; "clipped hedges"; "close-clipped lawns"; "a clipped poodle"
2. clipped, short (vs. long)
usage: (of speech) having quick short sounds; "a clipped upper-class accent"
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