n.1.The point or extremity of anything; a pointed or somewhat sharply rounded end; the end; as, the tip of the finger; the tip of a spear.
To the very tip of the nose.
- Shak.
2.An end piece or part; a piece, as a cap, nozzle, ferrule, or point, applied to the extreme end of anything; as, a tip for an umbrella, a shoe, a gas burner, etc.
3.(Hat Manuf.) A piece of stiffened lining pasted on the inside of a hat crown.
4.A thin, boarded brush made of camel's hair, used by gilders in lifting gold leaf.
5.Rubbish thrown from a quarry.
v. t.1.To form a point upon; to cover the tip, top, or end of; as, to tip anything with gold or silver.
[imp. & p. p. Tipped ; p. pr. & vb. n. Tipping.]
1.To strike slightly; to tap.
2.To bestow a gift, or douceur, upon; to give a present to; as, to tip a servant.
3.To lower one end of, or to throw upon the end; to tilt; as, to tip a cask; to tip a cart.
To tip off
to pour out, as liquor.
To tip over
to overturn.
To tip the wink
to direct a wink; to give a hint or suggestion by, or as by, a wink.
To tip up
to turn partly over by raising one end.
- Pope.
v. i.1.To fall on, or incline to, one side.
To tip off
to fall off by tipping.
n.1.A light touch or blow; a tap.
2.A gift; a douceur; a fee.
3.A hint, or secret intimation, as to the chances in a horse race, or the like.
Noun1.tip - the extreme end of something; especially something pointed
2.tip - a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)
3.tip - an indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
4.tip - a V shape; "the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points"
Synonyms: peak, point
5.tip - the top point of a mountain or hill; "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the summit of Monadnock"
Synonyms: crest, summit, top, peak, crown
Verb1.tip - cause to tilt; "tip the screen upward"
2.tip - mark with a tip; "tip the arrow with the small stone"
3.tip - give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the agreed-on compensation; "Remember to tip the waiter"; "fee the steward"
Synonyms: bung, fee
4.tip - cause to topple or tumble by pushing
Synonyms: topple, tumble
5.tip - to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"
Synonyms: lean, tilt, angle, slant
6.tip - walk on one's toes
Synonyms: tippytoe, tiptoe
7.tip - strike lightly; "He tapped me on the shoulder"
Synonyms: tap
8.tip - give insider information or advise to; "He tipped off the police about the terrorist plot"
Synonyms: tip off
9.tip - remove the tip from; "tip artichokes"
1.TIP - Texas Instruments Pascal.
2.TIP - A Unix program for interactive communication via serial lines.

Unix manual page: tip(1).
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-- Tip --
tip in
tip of the ice-cube
tip off
tip over
tip sheet
tip table
tip truck
tip-top table
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