tip over into sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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tip over into sth

phrasal verb with tip uk   us   /tɪp/ verb (-pp-)
If something ​tips over from something into something ​else, it ​stops being the first thing, and ​becomes the second: At ​variouspoints in the ​play, the ​actiontips over from ​comedy into ​farce (= ​stops being ​funny and ​becomesridiculous).
(Definition of tip over into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tip over into sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) (由…)转变(为…)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (由…)轉變(為…)…
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