Synonyms of lip


1. lip, external body part, articulator

usage: either of two fleshy folds of tissue that surround the mouth and play a role in speaking

2. lip, plant part, plant structure

usage: (botany) either of the two parts of a bilabiate corolla or calyx

3. sass, sassing, backtalk, back talk, lip, mouth, rejoinder, retort, return, riposte, replication, comeback, counter

usage: an impudent or insolent rejoinder; "don't give me any of your sass"

4. brim, rim, lip, edge

usage: the top edge of a vessel or other container

5. lip, margin, border, perimeter

usage: either the outer margin or the inner margin of the aperture of a gastropod's shell

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