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Tip Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • an indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
  • the top point of a mountain or hill; "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the summit of Monadnock"
  • the extreme end of something; especially something pointed
  • a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)
  • a V shape; "the cannibal''s teeth were filed to sharp points"
  • remove the tip from; "tip artichokes"
  • mark with a tip; "tip the arrow with the small stone"
  • give insider information or advise to; "He tipped off the police about the terrorist plot"
  • strike lightly; "He tapped me on the shoulder"
  • walk on one''s toes
  • to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"
  • cause to tilt; "tip the screen upward"
  • cause to topple or tumble by pushing
  • give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the agreed-on compensation; "Remember to tip the waiter"; "fee the steward"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the extreme end of something; especially something pointed ,
  • a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter) ,
  • an indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job" ,
  • a V shape; "the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points" ,
  • the top point of a mountain or hill; "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the summit of Monadnock"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Tip'


  • Tip: Tip may refer to: Tip (Unix utility), a software program for remote terminal sessions Tip and ring, two wires in a telephone line TIP (Terminal Interface
  • Typhoon Tip: typhoon. For other storms of the same name, see Typhoon Tip (disambiguation). Typhoon Tip, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Warling, was the largest
  • Tip drill (basketball): A tip drill is a basketball exercise in which players take turns to tip the ball off the backboard consecutively without the ball touching the ground
  • Papuan Tip languages: The Papuan Tip languages are a branch of the Western Oceanic languages consisting of 60 languages. All Papuan Tip languages, except Nimoa, Sudest, and
  • Orange Tip: Orange Tip or Orange Tips is used to refer to Anthocharini, a tribe of butterflies Anthocharis, a specific genus in the tribe Anthocharini Anthocharis
  • Tooltip: different way, is balloon help. Microsoft invented another term, "ScreenTip", and uses it in its end-user documentation.[citation needed] Demonstrations
  • Tip (sculpture): Tip is a public art work by American artist David Middlebrook, located in the Riverwest neighborhood north of downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The sculpture
  • Tip O'Neill: O'Neill (disambiguation). For other people named Tip O'Neill, see Tip O'Neill (baseball). Thomas Phillip "Tip" O'Neill, Jr. (December 9, 1912 – January 5,
  • Tip Toes: with the 2003 film Tiptoes. For other uses, see Tiptoe (disambiguation). Tip Toes is a 1927 British silent film comedy-drama, directed by Herbert Wilcox

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'Tip' example sentence in quotations


* Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf. - Rabindranath Tagore

* For mad scientists who keep brains in jars, here's a tip Why not add a slice of lemon to each jar, for freshness. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

* Here's a good tip for when you go to the beach A sand dollar may look like a nice cracker that someone left, but trust me, they don't taste like it. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts


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