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Synonyms for clippingˈklɪp ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clipping, newspaper clipping, press clipping, cutting, press cutting(noun)

    an excerpt cut from a newspaper or magazine

    "he searched through piles of letters and clippings"

    clipping, clip, cut, snip, trimming, film editing, slip, press clipping, press cutting, cutting, carving, cutting off, thinning, newspaper clipping, trim

  2. trim, trimming, clipping(noun)

    cutting down to the desired size or shape

    clipping, clip, snip, cutting, trimming, press clipping, press cutting, newspaper clipping, passementerie, trimness, trim

  3. clip, clipping, snip(noun)

    the act of clipping or snipping

    clipping, snipping, clip, trim, snip, cutting, trimming, snippet, press clipping, newspaper clipping, cartridge holder, magazine, cartridge clip, time, press cutting


  1. clipping(noun)

    A piece of something removed by clipping.

    snippet, offcut, cutting, short form

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

cut-off, cut, cutoff, nailing, cutout

Translations for clipping

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • قلامةArabic
  • подрязване, кастрене, изрезка, отрязъкBulgarian
  • administrationEwe
  • leikkaaminen, lehtileike, leike, lyhennys, leikkausFinnish
  • úrklippaIcelandic
  • krantenknipselDutch

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