Associations to the word «Sip»
SIP, noun. A small mouthful of drink
SIP, verb. (transitive) To drink slowly, small mouthfuls at a time.
SIP, verb. (intransitive) To drink a small quantity.
SIP, verb. To taste the liquor of; to drink out of.
SIP, verb. (Scotland) (US) (dated) Alternative form of seep
SIP AND PUFF, noun. An assistive technology allowing disabled people to send signals to a device by means of air pressure, by either "sipping" (inhaling) or "puffing" (exhaling) through a straw or similar component.
SIP, noun. A small drink.
SIP, verb. Drink in sips; "She was sipping her tea".
The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.