How to use Clipped in a sentence
Dusty clipped the earpiece to his ear.
He cursed his luck while muttering a clipped, "Hello."
He clipped the nails back to expose pink quicks.
Most cats need their nails clipped on at least a monthly basis.
Towels can also be used either sewn or clipped together as a curtain valence.Advertisement
His curly brown hair stopped somewhere short of being unruly, but it was clean and clipped short.
The tiles can be clipped onto a 8mm diameter steel rod, rope or nailed onto a wooden batten.
The village bobby might have ' had a quiet word ' or clipped someone round the ear.
According to the person's indications, colored clothespins are clipped at the designated numbers.
For our part, Steve Gunby clipped the bar with a first half free-kick and Paddi Wilson glanced in a last minute consolation.Advertisement
In the mid-17 th Century water spaniels were clipped like modern day Poodles - to facilitate swimming.
Twelve sentinel clipped yews, again reinforcing the time theme surround the lawn.
Its subject is the `` conceit "that men first clipped away the `` con" from "conscience" and left "science" and "na mair."
He is 46, sports a raggedy beard and speaks in clipped, high pitched Californian accents.
Horses with their manes clipped like this appear on rune stone carvings of the Vikings which can be seen in Norway.Advertisement
No luck so far - Jones strays onto leg stump and is clipped to fine leg for four.
It's A Sin (7a+) * sustained climbing once the first BR of six is clipped.
Keep your finger and toenails clipped and clean except when asking a question.
The Snuza Halo is clipped over the waistband of baby's diaper, where it senses baby's belly movements.
You should also be aware that chickens can fly and so you have to keep their wings clipped to help prevent escapes.Advertisement
All dogs need to have their toenails clipped, so you will need to pick up a pair of special dog nail clippers.
Owners will be able to check in on their dog periodically while it's being groomed, and offer input on the way Fido should be clipped.
When training your dog for recalls, be sure to never call him in to do something like take a bath, have his ears cleaned, toenails clipped or to get medication.
If shown, the coat is clipped to expose the muzzle, hindquarters and back legs, and the tail is left with a tuft.
For example, you can imprint your puppy so he doesn't mind getting a bath or having his nails clipped.Advertisement
According to Wendy Nan Rees, handling your dog's paws is one of the most important ways to help desensitize him to having his tonails clipped.
If your dog has black nails as mine do, it can be more difficult to see the quick, but having the nails clipped is too important to skip.
It is also very important to hold your dog's toe nails often when he is a puppy so he becomes prepared for having his nails clipped.
It may be pruned or clipped into any shape.
They tend to be symmetrical and clipped, with neat hedges, straight pathways, and traditional plants such as boxwood, azaleas, and containers.
The thin pin is worn through the ear and this is clipped into the other end of the metal.
Instead of charms that hang off links like silver charm bracelets or beaded charms, Italian charms are clipped onto a central stretchable band.
A name badge can be clipped to the cargo pocket and they come in several colors.
Two straps start on the left and right side of the chest and wrap around the back of your neck where they are either tied or clipped to hold the dress in place.
Retirement is the perfect time to pull out those recipes you have clipped over the years but never had time to try.
Additionally, you should make sure that your nails are clipped down and clean.
Instead, these are standalone speakerphones that can be clipped to a car visor.
The level of oxygen in the blood can be measured by taking a blood sample from an artery, or, more easily, using a device called an oximeter, which is clipped to an earlobe.
A classic fedora, a saucy sailor's cap, or a delicate chapeau clipped to a lady's coiffure.
Refer to the manual for specific directions, but generally you will need to clean trimmers thoroughly after each use, removing any clipped hair and using a small cleaning brush to clean more precisely.
After you've sprayed on the heat protective spray and clipped your hair back, begin ironing your hair.
For a festive table, use one clipped on the edge of a plate to hold an individual candle at each place setting.
Next, spike your hair and accessorize with a chain on the outside of your shirt and a Walkman clipped to your pant's waistband.
Because the radiant cut has "blocked" or clipped corners, it requires special prongs to make sure it is securely set in the ring.
This means the diamond has rectangular facets that run parallel to one another, along with clipped corners that give the stone an octagonal shape.
They have clipped corners, giving the top face of the stone an octagonal shape.
One type of leather clip purse often used by bikers is a leather bag that can be attached or clipped to a belt.
Convertible straps - Some mini backpacks will come with the double straps that are convertible, meaning they can be clipped one way and carried on your shoulders, or clipped another way so they can be carried on your back.
Their collections feature small bags that can be clipped onto larger matching bags and bag accessories, like tassels and crystals that can change the look of the bags to suit the occasion.
This style can be clipped onto a belt or jacket with the detachable 19-inch chain.
Save the ones you want for yourself, then pass the ones you clipped (along with the ones you did not want) along to the next person in line.
Anyone who has looked through ads and clipped coupons by themselves can tell you that Coupon Sense will save you time and money.
As soon as one person receives the packet, she takes out the coupons she needs and replaces it with all her coupons that she clipped during the week and sends it along to the next person on the list.
They can be clipped on or taken off and replaced with other charms quickly and easily which makes this a fun yet flexible option.
Projects from magazines can be quickly clipped and filed, while online project ideas may be missing by the time you get around to making a particular type of card.
Every time he lashes out at you and gets his nails clipped in the process, it erases a little more of that fear.
And then she saw the note clipped to the adoption form.
Jule had never said what he'd done to piss someone off and get exiled to earth, but it must have been bad if the Watcher's kind clipped his powers and sent him packing.
Along with the other items, she purchased a phone holster that clipped to her waistband.
The clipped note in her chief advisor's voice reminded her of how little he approved of her recent decision to involve herself in war planning.
The door closed behind her and his quick step clipped across the floor.
But the clipped steps on the porch denied it.
Camden describes the wonder with which O'Neill's wild gallowglasses were seen in the English capital, with their heads bare, their long hair falling over their shoulders and clipped short in front above the eyes, and clothed in rough yellow shirts.
The Angoras most valued are albinos, with pure white fur and pink eyes; in some parts of the Continent they are kept by the peasants and clipped regularly.
The ears are usually artificially clipped so as to present a rounded lower margin.
In the cultivated upland valleys all over Arabia the Zizyphus j ujuba, called by some travellers lotus, grows to a large tree; its thorny branches are clipped yearly and used to fence the cornfields among which it grows.
The hair and ears are excessively long, the latter so much so that they are sometimes clipped to prevent their being torn by stones or thorny shrubs.
On the 26th of April 1698 the chief men of the tsardom were assembled round his wooden hut at Preobrazhenskoye, and Peter with his own hand deliberately clipped off the beards and moustaches of his chief boyars.
It is of extremely neat growth, and when annually clipped will remain in good order for many years.
It has, however, of later years been "unhaired," the underwool clipped very even and then dyed seal colour, in which way very useful and attractive garments are supplied at less than half the cost of the cheaper sealskins.
He consulted the older and graver Laurentius Andreae, who told him how "Doctor Martinus had clipped the wings of the pope, the cardinals and the big bishops," which could not fail to be pleasing intelligence to a monarch who was never an admirer of episcopacy, while the rich revenues of the church, accumulated in the course of centuries, were a tempting object to the impecunious ruler of an impoverished people.
Its gardens, however, with their clipped hedges, grottos, fountains, and cypress avenues, are said to retain their original Moorish character.
They must be kept trimmed in or clipped, especially in their earlier stages; trimming with the knife is much to be preferred to clipping with shears.
On the hour mark, from the same distance, his effort clipped the crossbar.
Lady Caroline herself was described as slender, graceful, with short clipped flaxen curls with a soft prettily affected voice.
During the stimulation session, self-adhesive electrodes must always be clipped on the special electrode cable of the Compex Mi Sensor system.
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I had so many lapel mic transmitters clipped to my belt that as I spoke my trousers kept falling down.
It certainly is no formal, prissy garden - no clipped hedges, manicured lawns or " Keep Off The Grass " signs.
Plain cream printed dw, black lettering on front & spine, not price clipped 3s 6d net printed on front.
In order to get good detail out of the shadows the exposure has just clipped the specular reflections.
A towel was wrapped around her and her pink hair clipped on top of her head.
He didn't think his abruptness any more clipped than usual, but Dan would knew the difference.
A simple plan is as follows - draw an outline of the country of which a map is to be produced upon a board; mark all points the altitude of which is known or can be estimated by pins or wires clipped off so as to denote the heights; mark river-courses and suitable profiles by strips of vellum and finally finish your model with the aid of a good map, in clay or wax.
The chin is never shaved, save by beauty men, or kashangs, though often clipped, while the moustache is usually left long.
Sirian replied in his clipped tone.
Among the principal imitations of other furs is musquash, out of which the top hair has been pulled and the undergrowth of wool clipped and dyed exactly the same colour as is used for seal, which is then offered as seal or red river seal.
Gerald shook the table cloth out and held it down in the breeze while Carmen clipped it to the table one-handed.
Half a head shorter than him, the Black God didn't back down for once when Xander strode to him, stopping when his toes clipped Jonny's.