noun \ˈtipə̇t\
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Definition of tip–it



  1. :  the game of up Jenkins sometimes played as a gambling game

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Origin and Etymology of tip–it

from the phrase tip it; from the command of the guesser when touching the other player's hand

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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