Lippen meaning

(UK dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) To intrust; trust to (someone/something).
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(intransitive, UK dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) To trust; to expect; to depend or rely (on).

Do not lippen to him! / I was lippening on you.

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Origin of lippen

  • From Middle English lipnen (“to trust”), of obscure origin. Perhaps an alteration of Middle English litnen (“to trust”), of North Germanic origin, compare Swedish lita (“to trust, depend, rely on”).
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