English noun: blip
|1.||blip (event) a sudden minor shock or meaningless interruption|
|Samples||The market had one bad blip today.|
You can't react to the day-to-day blips.
Renewed jitters in the wake of a blip in retail sales.
|Broader (hypernym)||blow, shock|
|2.||blip (communication) a radar echo displayed so as to show the position of a reflecting surface|
|Synonyms||pip, radar target|
|Broader (hypernym)||radar echo|