pip

pip
1. n. a pimple; a zit.
Good grief, I’ve got ear-to-ear pips!
Do you ever outgrow pips?
2. n. postindustrial person. (Usually PIP. Acronym. Refers to a person as a member of a group that has become useless because of technological change.)
The world really doesn’t really need ore PIPs, except as consumers, of course.
Not so! The world needs plenty of PIPs to pay taxes.

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.

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Synonyms:
(as a chicken), , ,


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  • Pip — Pip, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Pipped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pipping}.] [See {Peep}.] To cry or chirp, as a chicken; to peep. [1913 Webster] To hear the chick pip and cry in the egg. Boyle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • PiP — Картинка в Картинке PiP (англ.  …   Википедия

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  • Pip — Pip, n. [Formerly pippin, pepin. Cf. {Pippin}.] (Bot.) A seed, as of an apple or orange. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pip — Pip, n. [Perh. for pick, F. pique a spade at cards, a pike. Cf. {Pique}.] One of the conventional figures or spots on playing cards, dominoes, etc. Addison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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