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phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theytip over
he/she/ittips over
present participletipping over
past tensetipped over
past participletipped over
  1. if something tips over, or if someone or something tips it over, it falls onto its side

    Be careful that the vase doesn't tip over.

    He tipped his drink over.

    Synonyms and related words for this sense of tip over
See also main entry: tip


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