sippet

sippet

[sip-it]
noun
1.
a small bit; fragment.
2.
a small piece of bread or the like for dipping in liquid food, as in gravy or milk; a small sop.
3.
a crouton.

Origin:
1520–30; sip + -et

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sippet (ˈsɪpɪt)
 
n
a small piece of something, esp a piece of toast or fried bread eaten with soup or gravy
 
[C16: used as diminutive of sop; see -et]

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