English dictionary definition of:



  • an indication of potential opportunity
  • the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)
  • the extreme end of something; especially something pointed
  • a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)
  • a V shape


  • remove the tip from
  • mark with a tip
  • give insider information or advise to
  • strike lightly
  • walk on one's toes
  • to incline or bend from a vertical position
  • cause to tilt
  • cause to topple or tumble by pushing
  • give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the compensation agreed on

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View spelling list Starter Course: Unit 1: Section 2 and learn about the word tip in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit Starter course: Words with a or i.

Scrabble score for tip

Scrabble score = 5

generated at 00:21:06 on 03-08-19

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