tip englannista suomeksi
The extreme end of something, especially when pointed; e.g. the sharp end of a pencil. (defdate)
1848, (w), ''The Tenant of Wildfell Hall'':
- When he woke up, about half an hour after, he called it to him again, but Dash only looked sheepish and wagged the tip of his tail.
(quote-journal)| title=The new masters and commanders| passage=From the ground, Colombo’s port does not look like much.(..) But viewed from high up in one of the growing number of skyscrapers in Sri Lanka’s capital, it is clear that something extraordinary is happening: China is creating a shipping hub just 200 miles from India’s southern tip.
A piece of metal, fabric or other material used to cover the top of something for protection, utility or decoration. (defdate)
A small piece of meat.
''chicken tips over rice'', ''pork tips'', ''marinated alligator tips''
1998, Alan Morris, ''Between Earth and Sky'' (''Guardians of the North'' book 4; (ISBN):
- He dutifully speared a beef tip and chewed it with false gusto.
To provide with a tip; to cover the tip of. (defdate)
1598, William Shakespeare, ''Much Ado About Nothing'', Act V:
- I thinke he thinkes vpon the sauage bull: / Tush, feare not man, wee'll tip thy hornes with gold, / And all Europa shall reioyce at thee ....
- truncheon tipped with iron head
- The furry nations harbour-tipt with jet, / Fair ermines spotless as the snows they press.
(To cause) to become knocked over, fall down or overturn. (defdate) (defdate)
(To cause) to be, or come to be, in a tilted or sloping position; (to cause) to become unbalanced. (defdate)
1851, (w), ''Moby-Dick'':
- the brief suspended agony of the boat, as it would tip for an instant on the knife-like edge of the sharper waves, that almost seemed threatening to cut it in two (..)
To drink. (defdate)
To dump (refuse). (defdate)
1993, (band)|DRS, “(w) (This Is For My Homies)”:
- I tip my 40 to your memory.
To deflect with one′s fingers, especially one′s fingertips.
The knocking over of a skittle. (defdate)
An act of tipping up or tilting. (defdate)
1972 May 18, Jon Tinker, ''Must we waste rubbish?'', ''Scientist|New Scientist'', %22tips%22+rubbish+-intitle:%22%22+-inauthor:%22%22&source=bl&ots=8AORyE6tM0&sig=fQ4RzqlkaMusJxxa1LPiYBDea0Q&hl=en&sa=X&ei=hbyEUOjJI6-VmQXPkYEQ&redir_esc=yv=onepage&q=%22tip%22|%22tips%22%20rubbish%20-intitle%3A%22%22%20-inauthor%3A%22%22&f=false page 389,
- As the tip slowly squashes under its own weight, bacteria rot away the organic matter, mainly anaerobically with the generation of methane.
2009, Donna Kelly, http://184.108.40.206/search?q=cache:a-K_DLoNUEgJ:www.hepburnadvocate.com.au/news/local/news/opinion/dont-dump-on-hepburns-top-tip/1648984.aspx+hepburn+tip&cd=8&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=au| 'Don't dump on Hepburn's top tip', The Hepburn Advocate, Fairfax Digital
- When I was a kid I used to love going to the tip.
2009, Rother District Council, Rother District Council Website
- There are two rubbish tips in Rother.
2009, Beck Vass, 'Computer collectibles saved from the tip' The New Zealand Herald, Technology section, APN Holdings NZ Ltd
- Computer collectibles saved from the tip
A very untidy place. (defdate)
The act of deflecting with one's fingers, especially the fingertips
(RQ:Swift Squire Bickerstaff Detecte)
- A third rogue tips me by the elbow.
To give a small gratuity to, especially to an employee of someone who provides a service. (defdate)
(quote-book)|title=(w)| chapter=2| url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL1521052W| passage=Mother(..)considered that the exclusiveness of Peter's circle was due not to its distinction, but to the fact that it was an inner Babylon of prodigality and whoredom, from which every Kensingtonian held aloof, except on the conventional tip-and-run excursions in pursuit of shopping, tea and theatres.
1897, (w), ''(w)'':
- A half crown tip put the deputy's knowledge at my disposal, and I learned that Mr. Bloxam ... had left for his work at five o'clock that morning.
A piece of private or secret information, especially imparted by someone with expert knowledge about sporting odds, business performance etc. (defdate)
A piece of advice.
To give a piece of private information to; to inform (someone) of a clue, secret knowledge, etc. (defdate)
excess (of food or drink)
to (l) (gloss)
to off (gloss)
(l), piece of good advice
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