Synonyms for nipping

Synonyms for (adjective) nipping

Synonyms: crisp, frosty, nipping, nippy, snappy

Definition: pleasantly cold and invigorating

Usage: crisp clear nights and frosty mornings; a nipping wind; a nippy fall day; snappy weather

Similar words: cold

Definition: having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration

Usage: a cold climate; a cold room; dinner has gotten cold; cold fingers; if you are cold, turn up the heat; a cold beer


Synonyms: nipping, mordacious, biting, barbed, pungent

Definition: capable of wounding

Usage: a barbed compliment; a biting aphorism; pungent satire

Similar words: sarcastic

Definition: expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds