tip

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Inflections of 'tip' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
tips
v 3rd person singular
tipping
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
tipped
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
tipped
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

tip

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [helpful, great, practical, top] tip
  2. the [pundits', bookies', experts'] tip to win
  3. a tip to [avoid, make sure, get]
  4. let me give you a tip
  5. a tip for [cooking, packing, ironing, success]
  6. a [large, mean, generous, standard] tip
  7. a [five, 20] -dollar tip
  8. tips [are, are not] included
  9. a tip in the [diner, bar, restaurant]
  10. [leave, earn] a tip
  11. was a good [day, night] for tips
  12. (with) a [sharp, dull, rusty] tip
  13. a [rubber, wood, metal] tip
  14. the tip of [a cane, her cue, the pen, his pencil]
  15. [with, gave] a tip of the hat
  16. to the tips of its [wings, tail]
  17. the [bird's, plane's] wing tip
  18. the tip [broke, snapped] off
  19. the [name, answer] is on the tip of my tongue
  20. from the tips of my fingers to (my toes)
  21. is just the tip of the iceberg
  22. UK: take your rubbish to the tip
  23. UK: his [house, bedroom, desk] is a tip!
v
  1. tip [back and forth, side to side]
  2. the [table, chair] is tipping
  3. the [tree, pole, fence] is tipping over
  4. tipped over the [glass, vase, ornament]
  5. tipped the [glass] over
  6. tipped [water, hot coffee, a pot of tea] (all) over her
  7. the [stopper, goalkeeper] tipped it over the bar
  8. tipped his hat to [her, the workers, the police]
  9. UK: tipped her a wink
  10. (it) tipped her over the edge
  11. tipped the [balance, scales] (in her favor)
  12. UK: tip rubbish
  13. tip the [waiter, bar tender]
  14. tipped her [5 bucks]
  15. tip off the [police, robber, enemy]
  16. tipped them off (about)
  17. slang, UK: it's tipping (it) down
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