Meaning of white-lipped in English:

white-lipped

adjective

  • 1Of a person: having pale lips (often as a sign of pain or strong emotion).

  • 2Of a shell, animal, or flower: having or characterized by a white lip or lips.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Collected Papers Commissioners Scotland. From white + lipped.

Pronunciation

white-lipped

/ˌwʌɪtˈlɪpt/