a small metal or plastic object that holds or fastens things together: ➔ Bulldog clip, paperclip
The wire is held on with a metal clip.
a wad of money in a gold clip
a short part of a film or television programme that is shown by itself, especially as an advertisement:
clips from the new James Bond film
a container for bullets which passes them quickly into the gun so that they can be fired
Traffic was moving at a good clip.
the act of cutting something to make it shorter or tidier:
cut[singular] British English
I gave the hedge a clip.
6 British English informal
a short hit on the side of someone's head
an article that is cut from a newspaper or magazine for a particular reason
8 American English informal
if things cost $100, 50 cents etc a clip, they cost that amount of money each