Translation of "tip" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb (POUR) 倾倒 uk us /tɪp/ (-pp-)

[ T usually + adv/prep ] UK to pour a substance from one container into another or onto a surface

She tipped the contents of her purse out onto the table. 她把钱包里的东西倒在桌子上。
He tipped his breakfast cereal into a bowl. 他把早餐麦片倒入碗中。
The child picked up the box and tipped the toys out all over the floor. 孩子捡起盒子,把里面的玩具倒了一地。
be tipping (it) down UK informal

When it is tipping it down, a lot of rain is falling

We won't be able to go to the beach today - it's tipping it down. 我们今天无法去海滩了——雨下得很大。
-tipped uk us /-tɪpt/ suffix

with a particular type of tip (= end)

steel-tipped boots 钢头皮靴

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