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January 25, 2022

Word of the Day: Quip

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Word of the Day : January 25, 2022

quip \KWIP\ noun

What It Means

A quip is a clever remark or a witty or funny observation or response.

// They traded quips over a beer.

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Aired January 25, 2022

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