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tip

verb
 
/tɪp/ ( present participle tipping, past tense and past participle tipped)
to move so that one side is higher than the other side
傾く
The table tipped over and all the drinks fell on the floor.
to make the contents of a container fall out by turning the container over
(中身)を空ける, (入れ物)をひっくり返す
She tipped out the contents of her purse onto the table.
to give an extra amount of money to someone such as a driver to thank him or her for a service
~にチップを渡す
(Definition of tip verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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