dipper

Part of speech: noun

One who or that which dips; a vessel with long handle for dipping.

Part of speech: noun

A small diving bird.

Part of speech: noun

The group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa Major.

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Usage examples "dipper":

  1. Peggy brought him water in a dipper. - "Openings in the Old Trail", Bret Harte.
  2. From one of the barrels, Coon had taken a dipper filled with the pale fluid. - "Swamp Island", Mildred A. Wirt.
  3. The pail and dipper were rolling away at their own sweet wills across the old kitchen floor. - "The Adventures of Joel Pepper", Margaret Sidney.