Money was laid on the floor for bets on the heads or tails finish of two pennies tossed high into the air from a small wooden kip.
2010, Colin McLaren, Sunflower: A Tale of Love, War and Intrigue, page 101,
Jack discarded a length of wood, two twists of wire, his two-up kip and a spanner.
(gymnastics) A basic skill or maneuver in artistic gymnastics on the uneven bars, parallel bars, high bar and still rings used, for example, as a way of mounting the bar in a front support position, or achieving a handstand from a hanging position. In its basic form, the legs are swung forward and upward by bending the hips, then suddenly down again, which gives the upward impulse to the body.
(Scotland) A sharp-pointed hill; a projecting point, as on a hill.
kip (third-person singular simple presentkips, present participlekipping, simple past and past participlekipped)
(gymnastics, intransitive) To perform the kip maneuver.
kip (comparativedaha kip, superlativeən kip)
tight, close (firmly held together; compact; not loose or open)
Possibly from an imitative birdcall, or related to Proto-West Germanic*kiukīn (compare kuiken and kieken).
kipf (pluralkippen, diminutivekippetjenorkipjen)
(chiefly Netherlands) A chicken, Gallus gallus domesticus.
A female chicken, a hen.
Synonyms:hen, kieken, hoender
(dated, slang, Netherlands) A cop.
Synonyms:flik, klabak, politieagent, smeris, wout
Kip, currency in Laos.
Borrowed from Englishcheap.
kip (masculine and femininekip, neuterkipt, definite singular and pluralkipe, comparativekipare, indefinite superlativekipast, definite superlativekipaste)
form removed with the spelling reform of 2005;superseded bykjip
second-person singular imperative of kipieć
From a Turkic language.
kȋpm (Cyrillic spellingки̑п)
“kip” in Hrvatski jezični portal
Learned borrowing from Karakhanidكِيبْ (kīp), ultimately from Proto-Turkic*gēp. Doublet of gibi. Introduced during the language reform, displaced the Ottoman Turkish انموزج (enmûzec).
kip (definite accusativekipi, pluralkipler)
(grammar) verb mood
Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–) , “kip”, in Nişanyan Sözlük
Claire Moyse-Faurie, Borrowings from Romance languages in Oceanic languages, in Aspects of Language Contact (2008, →ISBN