Definitions of Lips

  1. The external margins of the mouth, and also of those of a wound.

Usage examples for Lips

  1. She held out her ungloved right hand and he took it and held it for a moment, then raised it to his lips; but he did not kiss it. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  2. Blake opened his lips, but Mr. Brown raised a hand. – Counsel for the Defense by Leroy Scott
  3. Her lips said, I don't wonder. – The Gay Cockade by Temple Bailey
  4. He tried to laugh, but somehow the laugh died on his lips. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  5. Her lips were so red that for the time he saw them only. – Red Fleece by Will Levington Comfort
  6. Of course she would know him- know him before he opened his lips. – Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman by F. Hopkinson Smith
  7. I must know first that you love me- know it from your own lips. – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  8. She looked at him and smiled, and she almost lifted her lips. – Orientations by William Somerset Maugham
  9. It forced her name from his lips. – Indian Summer by William D. Howells
  10. I opened my lips to speak to her again. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  11. The moon- boy touched his lips. – Half-Past Bedtime by H. H. Bashford
  12. " Well, I never expected to see you here," he said, coming up to Nekhludoff, and smiling only with his lips while his eyes remained sad. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  13. His lips said it, and his dear, dear eyes. – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  14. Bend thee down, Sidonia, and give him one little kiss upon the lips- I, the Prince, command thee; and see, thou needst not be ashamed, for I will set thee an example with his mother. – Sidonia The Sorceress V1 by William Mienhold
  15. He made as if he would kiss her lips; she held up her face. – The Thirteen by Honore de Balzac
  16. Her lips moved, but no sound came from them, so she nodded a second time. – The Sowers by Henry Seton Merriman
  17. Her lips moved to deny him, but made no sound. – Red Masquerade by Louis Joseph Vance
  18. I shall see him and hear from his own lips what he has to say. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  19. Took it out from between my lips and I never felt it. – The Very Black by Dean Evans
  20. When you want anything done you remember it, but if you have no use for me, then there is never a kind look on your face or a kind word from your lips. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle