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phrasal verb
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theytip up
he/she/ittips up
present participletipping up
past tensetipped up
past participletipped up
  1. 1
    [transitive] to turn a container upside down so that the things inside it come out
  2. 2
    [intransitive] if something tips up, one end of it moves upward, especially because something heavy has been put at the other end
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