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kip

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishkipkip1 /kɪp/ noun [singular, uncountable]  British English informalSLEEP a period of sleep I’ve only had an hour’s kip. We ought to get some kip.
Examples from the Corpus
kipIt seems like if he is asleep the rest of them have a 90m kip too.Nothing much was doing, though, and eventually I went home for a bite to eat and a well-deserved kip.It's so hard to work on full glow when you've only had a couple of hours kip.But experts who monitored Vincent are baffled why he never needs much kip.If your husband isn't going to be available until mornin' I think I'd just as soon get some kip.Em's been working in that kip for six years, since I was twelve.The collapse of the kip means a mid-ranking civil servant now earns about $ 21 a month.get some kipIf your husband isn't going to be available until mornin' I think I'd just as soon get some kip.There is nothing more anti-social than other people at it when you are trying to get some kip.
kipkip2 verb (kipped, kipping) [intransitive] British English informal  SLEEPto sleep somewhere, especially somewhere that is not your homekip down There are rooms for drivers to kip down for the night.kip on Mum says you can kip on the sofa tonight.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
kipI just stayed out, kipping at me mate's and that.Bruce himself was spotted kipping on a couch at 4.30am.My mum says he can kip on her sofa because she likes anyone with a Manc accent.Tom, you know you can kip on my sofa anytime.
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Verb table
kip
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theykip
he, she, itkips
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theykipped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave kipped
he, she, ithas kipped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad kipped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill kip
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have kipped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam kipping
he, she, itis kipping
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you, we, theyare kipping
Past
I, he, she, itwas kipping
you, we, theywere kipping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been kipping
he, she, ithas been kipping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been kipping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be kipping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been kipping
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