English version

nipple

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Human, Babies, Daily life, Technology
nipplenip‧ple /ˈnɪpəl/ noun [countable]  1 HBHthe small dark circular part of a woman’s breast. Babies suck milk through their mother’s nipples.2 HBHone of the two small dark circular parts on a man’s chest3 American EnglishDHB the rubber part on a baby’s bottle that a baby sucks milk through syn teat British English4 DTa part in an engine or machine made of rubber or plastic and shaped like a nipple. It has a hole in it which liquid can flow or be poured through.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Word of the day luck out to be lucky