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Pronunciation : Sup
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [OE. soupen to drink, AS. s; akin to D. zuipen, G. saufen, OHG. s, Icel. s, Sw. supa, Dan. söbe. Cf. Sip, Sop, Soup, Supper.]
Definition : Defn: To take into the mouth with the lips, as a liquid; to take or drink by a little at a time; to sip. There I'll sup Balm and nectar in my cup. Crashaw.

t. [imp. & p. p. Supped; p. pr. & vb. n. Supping.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Sup
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : Defn: A small mouthful, as of liquor or broth; a little taken with the lips; a sip. Tom Thumb had got a little sup. Drayton.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Sup
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [See Supper.]
Definition : Defn: To eat the evening meal; to take supper. I do entreat that we may sup together.

i.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Sup
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : Defn: To treat with supper. [Obs.] Sup them well and look unto them all. Shak.

t.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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