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keep (one's) lips sealed

To not say anything (about something); to keep (something) a secret. Please keep your lips sealed about our engagement, we aren't ready to tell everybody just yet.
See also: keep, lip, seal

kip down

slang To sleep or prepare to sleep, especially someplace other than one's own bed or home. Primarily heard in UK. I couldn't afford a hotel, so I just kipped down in my car for the night. He's been kipping down in the spare room ever since their argument.
See also: down, kip

kipe (something)

slang To steal something in a furtive or surreptitious manner. Possibly an informal combination of "cop" and "swipe," both meaning the same. Apparently, the city has a big problem with young kids going around kiping tourists' wallets. I kiped a few beers from my dad's fridge and took them to the party.
See also: kipe
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in. to sleep. He’s upstairs kipping. Can he call you back?
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Although August's eyesight is compromised by the cataract in his "walleye" (10) and he has reached the end of his resources financially, Kip and Clare find themselves in even worse straits than he.
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EPIC Commercial Realty is pleased to announce the sale of 153 East 26th Street, a mixed-use building in Kips Bay, Manhattan.
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