To simulate speech by moving the lips without making any sound; to mouth.
To make a golf ball hit the lip of the cup, without dropping in.
To change the sound of (a musical note played on a wind instrument) by moving or tensing the lips.
From Middle English lippe, from Old English lippa, lippe, from Proto-West Germanic *lippjō ("lip"), from Proto-Germanic *lepô, from Proto-Indo-European *leb- ("to hang loosely, droop, sag"). Cognate with West Frisian lippe ("lip"), Dutch lip ("lip"), German Lippe and Lefze, Swedish läpp ("lip"), Norwegian leppe ("lip"), Latin labium ("lip").
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