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piping

 
Adjective piping has 1 sense
  1. piping - resembling the music of a pipe; "the piping voices of children"
    Antonyms:
    low, low-pitched (indirect, via high)
Adverbial piping has 1 sense
  1. piping, steaming - (used of heat) extremely; "the casserole was piping hot"
Noun piping has 3 senses
  1. piping - a thin strip of covered cord used to edge hems
    --1 is a kind of
    cord
    Derived form: verb pipe4
  2. pipe, pipage, piping - a long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
    --2 is a kind of tube, tubing
    --2 has parts: spout
    --2 has particulars:
     chimneypot; discharge pipe; drain, drainpipe, waste pipe; drilling pipe; elbow; exhaust pipe; fuel line, gas line; main; manifold; pipeline, line; riser, riser pipe, riser pipeline, riser main; sparge pipe; standpipe; steam line, steam pipe; tailpipe
    Derived form: verb pipe2
  3. piping - playing a pipe or the bagpipes
    --3 is a kind of
    playing
    Derived form: verb pipe3
Verb pipe has 4 senses
  1. shriek, shrill, pipe up, pipe - utter a shrill cry
    --1 is one way to shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squall
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
  2. pipe - transport by pipeline; "pipe oil, water, and gas into the desert"
    --2 is one way to
    transport
    Derived forms: noun pipe2, noun pipage1, noun pipage2, noun piping2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something to somebody
    Somebody ----s something PP
  3. pipe - play on a pipe; "pipe a tune"
    --3 is one way to
    play
    Derived forms: noun pipe4, noun piper1, noun piping3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  4. pipe - trim with piping; "pipe the skirt"
    --4 is one way to
    decorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify
    Derived form: noun piping1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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