Usage examples for Nipped

  1. It was only since the night of Christmas, when the frost of unhappiness nipped the newly unfolded petals, that the flower had begun to droop. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  2. The cold wind nipped my face and hands, and took my breath away as we drove rapidly along; and, closing my eyes, I thought what a splendid woman she was. – The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov