nipper nipper  /ˈnɪ pər/


  1. (n) a young person of either sex
  2. (n) a grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods



  1. Things are just as bad over at the Hortons in Days of Our Lives but nipper.
  2. I have been fighting the Tory all my life ever since I was a nipper.
  3. In the new book, the hero has a damaged childbig brother dropped her on her head, poor little nipperbut fortunately she is a continent away from most of the action.


  • On the record

    State vs. Stephan E. Nipper Jr., 33, 3505 S. Juniper Lane, theft.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Star Press

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  1. Aardman's Nick Park said: "It's a great honour to be stepping in the same paw prints as an icon as big as Nipper. Gromit will look after 'the seat' for as long as Nipper allows."
    on Apr 1, 2007 By: Nick Park Source: BBC News

  2. "I think that [run support] was well-deserved," said Boston manager Terry Francona. "We needed to give him a little cushion like that. He pitched great. Coming out of the bullpen, Doug [Mirabelli] and [pitching coach Al Nipper] said his ball...
    on May 6, 2006 By: Terry Francona Source:

  3. "The inning could have been a lot worse for me," Delcarmen said. "Nip [pitching coach Al Nipper] called timeout, relaxed me a little bit, I just went out there and trusted myself and made some pitches to get out of it."
    on Jul 25, 2006 By: Manny Delcarmen Source: Colorado Rockies News

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