pip englannista suomeksi
kaikupiste, kaikumerkki, piste, merkki
1912, (w), letter to Edward Garnett
- I've got the pip horribly at present.
Something or someone excellent, of high quality.
2006, Thomas Pynchon, ''Against the Day'', Vintage 2007, p. 612:
- She sure is a pip, that one. You need company?
P in (w).
To remove the pips from.
''Peel and pip the grapes.''
A spot; a speck.
*(quote-web) faced much scrutiny after Spurs pipped the Gunners to Champions League football on the final day of last season, with opposite number (w) deservedly hailed for the transformation he had overseen in just a few months at the helm.
To make the initial hole during the process of hatching from an egg
One of a series of very short, electronically produced tones, used, for example, to count down the final few seconds before a given time or to indicate that a caller using a payphone needs to make further payment to continue the call.
1982 John Banville, ''The Newton Letter''
- I could clearly hear the frequent cataclysms of the upstairs lavatory, and my day began with the pips for the morning news in Charlotte Lawless's kitchen.
(quote-book)|year=2015|section=part II (Timing the Trade with Technical Analysis)|page=157|pageurl=https://books.google.com/books?id=FR_YCQAAQBAJ&pg=PA157|isbn=978-1-118-99865-6|passage=The set-and-forget trader is playing fundamental direction and is seeking very large moves of 150 to 300 pips. This trader doesn't want to sit and watch the screen but play the longer moves and forces behind forex.
2015, (w), ''Tårnet ved verdens ende: En poetisk mosaik-roman om den yngste ungdom'', Gyldendal A/S (ISBN)
- Sådan noget pip!
1975, Manfred Spliedt, ''Sådan en dum knægt''
- Sikke noget pip.
1975, (w), ''Minner fra andre dager''
- Jeg var forarget over saadan noget Pip ...
pipe (for smoking)