Definition of Tip


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


  • remove the tip from
    "tip artichokes"
  • give insider information or advise to
    "He tipped off the police about the terrorist plot"
    - tip off
  • 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 topple or tumble by pushing
  • give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the compensation agreed on
    "Remember to tip the waiter"
    "fee the steward"
  • mark with a tip
    "tip the arrow with the small stone"
  • cause to tilt
    "tip the screen upward"
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Unscramble tip

5 unscramble word found using the letters tip.

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