overtip

verb
over·​tip | \ ˌō-vər-ˈtip How to pronounce overtip (audio) \
overtipped; overtipping

Definition of overtip

transitive + intransitive

: to tip (someone) too much : to give (someone) a larger gratuity than is normal or expected He overtipped the waiter. She always overtips.

First Known Use of overtip

1895, in the meaning defined above

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“Overtip.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overtip. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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