But nippy would keep on doing it until everything was gone.
Under Alcock's skillful hands the big Vimy became almost as nippy as a single-seater scout.
The wind was in their faces, such wind as there was, and the air was keen and nippy.
Sharp to time, at three o'clock on a very "nippy" afternoon, a most terrific cannonade was opened on the doomed trench.
Would have liked to have warned you the other night, but Bacon was too nippy.
Efter a while I felt a bit sleepy; 'twere t' nippy air, an' mebbe t' seet o' t' fallin' watter dazed my een.
They carry the mail over vast, snowy wildernesses, and even sometimes to Dawson, when the air is not too nippy.
Little "nippy," my beloved fox terrier, and constant companion, rushed into the laboratory and ran up to me.
Then, as the air was nippy with frost, Miss Brazilla hurried indoors again.
He remembered that he had ridden in one a few days before and that it was what he called "nifty and nippy."