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Let's take a dip in the pool.
The dip in the share price wiped £36.8 million off the value of the company yesterday.
The President's popularity took a dip before the election.
There's a dip in the road.
The programme offers a weekly dip into the BBC archives.
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American English version of definition of dip
a small digital image … which is used in electronic communication to express emotion or other simple concepts
a complete failure
to have or do a lot of something; to focus on a particular thing
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Definition of dip from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.