Definition of Kipps
1. kipp [n] - See also: kipp
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Literary usage of Kipps
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Worker and His Work: Readings in Present Day Literature Presenting Some by Stella Stewart Center (1920)
"If Mr. kipps had been so unfortunate as to have been born a German he might have been educated in an elaborate and costly special school ..."
2. Diary and Correspondence of Samuel Pepys, F.R.S.: Secretary to the by Samuel Pepys, Richard Griffin Braybrooke (1855)
"It being done, we carried it to Worcester House,1 to the Chancellor, where Mr. kipps (a strange providence that he should now be in a ..."
3. English Literature, 1880-1905 by John McFarland Kennedy (1913)
"Some of this is whisky, my boy," said old kipps, when he tasted it, ... I wouldn't do that, my boy," began old kipps; but his nephew was routing in the ..."
4. Diary and Correspondence of Samuel Pepys by Samuel Pepys, Richard Griffin Braybrooke, John Smith (1867)
"I met [there] Mr. kipps, my old friend, now seal-bearer to the Lord Chancellor. 27th. With my Lord to the Duke, where he spoke to Mr. Coventry to despatch ..."
5. The Care of the Body by Francis Cavanagh (1907)
"... attended to—" kipps "—Treatment—Why gout prefers the ball of the toe—How to measure boots—The value of plaster casts of the foot. Keep the Feet Warm. ..."
6. A Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: Supplement by John Jamieson (1825)
"A small hill, South of S. To KIP, vn To be turned up at the points ; are called kipps, .... kipps ..."