transitive verb

Definition of tip-tilt

: to tilt or turn up at the tip usually used in past participle the scales tip-tilted with a slight excessive weight— J. G. Neihardtthe mountain field tip-tilted by reason of its steepness— Willa Catherhis nose was tip-tilted— Ethel Anderson

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“Tip-tilt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tip-tilt. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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