Sup v. t. [imp. & p. p. Supped p. pr. & vb. n. Supping.] To take into the mouth with the lips, as a liquid; to take or drink by a little at a time; to sip.
There I'll sup
Balm and nectar in my cup. --Crashaw.
Sup, n. A small mouthful, as of liquor or broth; a little taken with the lips; a sip.
Tom Thumb had got a little sup. --Drayton.
Sup, v. i. To eat the evening meal; to take supper.
I do entreat that we may sup together. --Shak.
Sup, v. t. To treat with supper. [Obs.]
Sup them well and look unto them all. --Shak.
n : a small amount of liquid food; "a sup of ale" [syn: swallow]
v : take solid or liquid food into the mouth a little at a time
either by drinking or by eating with a spoon
[also: supping, supped]