- Inflections of 'quip' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
- v 3rd person singular
- v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
- v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
- v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English-Chinese Dictionary © 2020:
|quip nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.|| (short witty remark)||妙语 |
| || ||俏皮话 |
qiào pí huà
| ||Heather made a quip about my new hairstyle.|
|quip⇒ vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."|| (remark wittily)||说俏皮话 |
shuō qiào pí huà
| || ||打趣 |