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1. tip [ n ] the extreme end of something; especially something pointed

Used in print:

(S. Idell Pyle, et al., Onsets, Completions, and...)

The `` tip '' of the arrow represents extent of difference between the child 's completion age and the corresponding mean age for the growth center .

Thus , the alignment of the `` dots '' and `` tips '' , respectively , indicate individual variability of the 21 growth centers of each child with_respect_to the mean values for these boys and girls .

When the `` dot '' and `` tip '' coincide , the classification used in this paper is `` same schedule '' .

The `` dot '' on his arrow indicates early Onset and the `` tip '' indicates relatively later Completion .

(Robert Penn Warren, Wilderness....)

Moisture ran_down the cheeks , gathered at the tip of the nose , and at the chin .

Synonyms tip Related Terms end fingertip tiptoe

2. tip [ v ] cause to tilt
Examples: "tip the screen upward"

Used in print:

(Bonnie Prudden, "The Dancer and the Gymnast"...)

At the peak of the arch , tip the head back and bend the knees in an effort to touch toes to head .

(Bruce Palmer, "My Brother's Keeper", Many Are...)

He had thought that the suggestion of taking it himself would tip the colonel in the direction of serving his own order , but the slip_of_paper was folded and absently thrust into the colonel 's belt .

(Sallie Bingham, "Moving Day," The Atlantic...)

Mr._Jack cried when the brush tipped his hat down over his eyes .

Synonyms tip Related Terms reorient bank dump_truck

3. tip [ n ] a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)

Used in print:

(Sports Age, 24:9...)

The AAA then splits it down this way : $ 10.50 for meals , $ 9.50 for lodging , $ 7 for gas and oil , and $ 2 for tips and miscellaneous .

Because they prepare their own meals they also keep in their pockets a good portion of that $ 10.50 food bill along with most_of the tip money .

(Kenneth Allsop, The Bootleggers and Their Era...)

There was a brief interruption while one of O_'_Banion 's men jerked out both his guns and threatened to shoot a waiter who was pestering him for a tip .

Synonyms tip bakshish baksheesh bakshis backsheesh pourboire gratuity Related Terms fringe_benefit Christmas_box

4. tip [ n ] an indication of potential opportunity
Examples: "he got a tip on the stock market" "a good lead for a job"

Used in print:

(Gerald Green, The Heartless Light....)

`` A_couple_of tips we 're running_down - nothing promising .

Synonyms tip confidential_information steer wind hint lead Related Terms guidance hint

5. tip [ v ] mark with a tip
Examples: "tip the arrow with the small stone"

Used in print:

(B. J. D. Meeuse, The Story of Pollination....)

It is not difficult to see that the stamens of the catkin are always arranged in pairs , and that each individual flower is nothing but one such pair standing on a green , black tipped little scale .

Synonyms tip Related Terms mark

6. tip [ v ] to incline or bend from a vertical position
Examples: "She leaned over the banister"

Synonyms lean tilt slant angle tip Related Terms bend lean_back list slope weather lean_on lean_on overturn overturn angle tilt rock leaner

7. tip [ v ] give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the agreed-on compensation
Examples: "Remember to tip the waiter" "fee the steward"

Synonyms bung fee tip Related Terms give gratuity

8. tip [ n ] a V shape
Examples: "the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points"

Synonyms point peak tip Related Terms convex_shape fovea head cusp widow's_peak sword pencil knife cone arrowhead alpenstock

9. tip [ v ] remove the tip from
Examples: "tip artichokes"

Synonyms tip Related Terms remove

10. tip [ n ] the top point of a mountain or hill
Examples: "the view from the peak was magnificent" "they clambered to the summit of Monadnock"

Synonyms top crest peak tip summit crown Related Terms topographic_point upper_bound hilltop mountain_peak pinnacle cap summit

11. tip [ v ] strike lightly
Examples: "He tapped me on the shoulder"

Synonyms tap tip Related Terms strike percuss pat tapper

12. tip [ v ] give insider information or advise to
Examples: "He tipped off the police about the terrorist plot"

Synonyms sell_out tip tip_off Related Terms advise denounce disclose

13. tip [ v ] walk on one's toes

Synonyms tiptoe tippytoe tip Related Terms walk tiptoe

14. tip [ v ] cause to topple or tumble by pushing

Synonyms tumble tip topple Related Terms push spill

15. tip [ n ] the top point of a mountain or hill
Examples: "the view from the peak was magnificent" "they clambered to the summit of Monadnock"

Synonyms top crest peak tip summit crown Related Terms topographic_point hilltop mountain_peak pinnacle

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