Definition of tip :
1. A gift; a douceur; a fee.
2. A hint, or secret intimation, as to the chances in a horse race, or the like.
3. A light touch or blow; a tap.
4. A piece of stiffened lining pasted on the inside of a hat crown.
5. A thin, boarded brush made of camel's hair, used by gilders in lifting gold leaf.
6. 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.
7. Rubbish thrown from a quarry.
8. 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.
9. To bestow a gift, or douceur, upon; to give a present to; as, to tip a servant.
10. To fall on, or incline to, one side.
11. To form a point upon; to cover the tip, top, or end of; as, to tip anything with gold or silver.
12. To lower one end of, or to throw upon the end; to tilt; as, to tip a cask; to tip a cart.
13. To strike slightly; to tap.
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edge (part of speech: noun)
perforator (part of speech: noun)
advice (part of speech: noun)
direction, advice, guidance, news, monition, message, caution, intelligence, pointer, briefing, advocacy, encouragement, recommendation, cue, suggestion, information, prompt, warning, caveat, clue, hint, instruction
reward (part of speech: verb)
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top (part of speech: noun)
summit (part of speech: noun)
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- The horses were the same, but the driver counted on a good tip, as Nejdanov lived in a rich house. - "Virgin Soil", Ivan S. Turgenev.
- He stammered a refusal and went out; but he came back within an hour, and, in a strained sort of way, accepted my tip and my offer. - "The Deluge", David Graham Phillips.
- That's what a raft is for- not to tip over. - "The Curlytops on Star Island", Howard R. Garis.