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tip1

tip1

 
pronunciation:
tIp
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the extreme end, esp. of something slender, tapered, or pointed.
synonyms:
point
similar words:
end, nib, peak
definition 2: the top; peak; summit.
synonyms:
apex, summit, top, vertex
similar words:
crest, crown, height, meridian, peak, pinnacle, zenith
definition 3: a small part or piece fitted onto or covering the very end of something.
a pen with a felt tip
similar words:
end, nib, point
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: tipped, tipping, tips
definition 1: to supply with a tip; attach a tip to.
similar words:
top
definition 2: to serve as the tip of.
similar words:
cap, top
definition 3: to remove the tip from.
similar words:
top
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derivation: tipless (adj.)
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