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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “tip”

tip

verb [T usually passive] (END)
    /tɪp/ (-pp-)
to cover the end of something pointed with a liquid, a colour, etc.
(用液体、颜色等)覆盖…的尖端
The giraffe was killed with a spear that had been tipped with poison.
长颈鹿是被尖上涂有毒药的长矛杀死的。
Covering and adding layers
-tipped     /-tɪpt/ suffix with a particular type of tip (= end)
…尖的,…头的(有特定类型尖端或末梢的)
steel-tipped boots
钢头皮靴
Covering and adding layers
(Definition of tip verb (END) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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