- noun1》 a truck having a rear platform which can be raised at its front end, thus enabling a load to be discharged.2》 a person who regularly leaves a specified size of tip as a reward.3》 a person who dumps waste, especially illegally.
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tipper — tip‧per [ˈtɪpə ǁ ər] noun [countable] FINANCE someone who supplies information about financial deals, especially those involving buying or selling shares: • The ruling of the Supreme Court has reduced the liability of both tippers and tippees… … Financial and business terms
Tipper — Tip per, n. A kind of ale brewed with brackish water obtained from a particular well; so called from the first brewer of it, one Thomas Tipper. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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tipper — [tip′ər] n. a person who gives tips, or gratuities … English World dictionary
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Tipper — This interesting and descriptive name is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is occupational for a maker of arrowheads, derived from the Middle English (1200 1500) tippe , tip head, a development of the Olde English pre 7th Century typpe . This is one of… … Surnames reference
tipper — UK [ˈtɪpə(r)] / US [ˈtɪpər] noun [countable] Word forms tipper : singular tipper plural tippers a good/bad/big etc tipper informal someone who gives good/bad/big etc tips to taxi drivers, waiters etc … English dictionary
tipper — ● tiper ou tipper verbe transitif (allemand tippen) En Suisse, taper sur le clavier d une caisse enregistreuse. tip(p)er v. tr. (Suisse) Taper sur le clavier d une caisse enregistreuse. tipper v. tr. V. tiper … Encyclopédie Universelle
tipper — noun Date: 1819 one that tips < a generous tipper > … New Collegiate Dictionary
tipper — /tip euhr/, n. a person or thing that tips: The waiters liked him for being a big tipper. [1810 20; TIP3 + ER1] * * * … Universalium
tipper — noun a) Someone who tips, someone who gives a tip. The Americans are among the most generous tippers in the world. b) A kind of ale brewed with brackish water obtained from a particular well; so called from the first brewer of it, one Thomas… … Wiktionary