Translation of "tip" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb (ONE SIDE HIGHER) 一边更高的 uk us /tɪp/ (-pp-)

[ I or T ] to (cause to) move so that one side is higher than another side

The table tipped and all our drinks fell on the floor. 桌子翻了,结果我们所有的饮料都掉在地上。
If you put too many books on one end of the shelf, it'll tip up. 如果你在书架的一头放的书太多,书架会翻掉的。
Don't tip your chair back like that, you'll fall. 不要那样向后仰椅子,你会翻倒的。
tip the scales at

to weigh

The baby tipped the scales at 3.75 kgs. 婴儿称得体重为3.75公斤。
-tipped uk us /-tɪpt/ suffix

with a particular type of tip (= end)

steel-tipped boots 钢头皮靴

(Translation of “tip verb (ONE SIDE HIGHER)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)