Pronunciation: (nip'ē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nippy.html on line 71 [key]
—adj., -pi•er, -pi•est.
1. chilly or cold: morning air that feels a bit nippy.
2. sharp or biting; tangy: This cheese has a good, nippy taste.
3. Chiefly Brit. Informal.nimble; agile.
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