French translation of 'quip'
remarque piquante or spirituelle ⧫ pointe f
to make a quip about sth faire des plaisanteries sur qch
déclarer d’un ton malicieux
... he quipped. ... lança-t-il d’un ton malicieux.
to quip that déclarer d’un ton malicieux que
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Example Sentences Including 'quip'
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He has gained thousands of loyal fans with his witty quips and snide put-downs.The Sun (2009)
Yes, you make lame quips while your marriage crumbles.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He famously quipped: 'You want to make a monkey out of me?The Sun (2016)
They are questions that he will need to answer with more than a sarcastic quip.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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British English: quip NOUN
A quip is a remark that is intended to be amusing or clever.
The commentators make endless quips about the players' appearance.
Translation of quip from the Collins English to French Dictionary