Definition of 'piping'
Example sentences containing 'piping'
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Stir in the chopped ginger and spoon into a large piping bag fitted with a plain nozzle. The Sun (2016)Spoon into a piping bag fitted with a small round nozzle. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Mix to a smooth paste and spoon into the piping bag. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The caramel cream can be made ahead; simply chill in the fridge in a bowl or piping bag until ready to use. The Sun (2016)Place in a piping bag, if you have one, with a large nozzle of your choice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The piping sounds will not be heard. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)Punch a hole at either end and thread your piping cord in and out. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Twist the piping bag and hold with one hand. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Cut out sufficient strips from across the fabric bias to cover the piping cord. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Spoon the mixture into a piping bag. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Spoon the meringue mixture into the piping bag and remove from the glass. The Sun (2016)Spoon the crème fraîche into a piping bag fitted with a small nozzle. The Sun (2015)Officers did not have to go far to find two men who decided to steal copper piping from a house. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Spoon the brown and white crab meat into the centre of warmed bowls and pour around the piping hot soup. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Pin and stitch piping cord round right side of each cover piece with cord facing inwards and raw edges together. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)In the desert they drink piping hot tea to cool down but we prefer cold drinks when the sun is out. The Sun (2011)The white outfit features red piping. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The lightning passed through metal piping into the bathroom, throwing the woman out of her wheelchair. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Here, bright yellow piping and matching covered buttons enliven this otherwise plain cover. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)The green trousers with white piping, said. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Once the buns have cooled, generously fill with the rose cream using a piping bag. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Mix in absinthe, then spoon the cream into a piping bag with a plain nozzle. The Sun (2016)Position piping with cord facing inwards and raw edges together; stitch piping ends together to fit. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)A catsuit with white piping and one arm and a leg? Times, Sunday Times (2010)IT'S a struggle to think of a less comfortable piece of beach gear for a piping hot day in Barbados than a pair of knitted trousers. The Sun (2011)Beneath it was a truly alarming image of Streep in an enormous wig, pearls and a navy jacket with white piping. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Put the butter cream into a piping bag fitted with a 1cm nozzle and squeeze onto the cakes, or smooth on with a palette knife. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I began to read aloud to myself, though my thin, piping little voice was a sad substitute for your masculine power. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Sponsors adidas want the team to wear white shirts and trousers with red piping as part of their five-year deal with the ECB. The Sun (2008)
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Translations for 'piping'
British English: piping NOUN
Piping is metal, plastic, or another substance made in the shape of a pipe or tube.
...rolls of bright yellow plastic piping.
Definition of piping from the Collins English Dictionary
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