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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɪ.pə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪpən

VerbEdit

tippen

  1. to tip (give a gratuity)
  2. to tip (give a hint)

InflectionEdit

Inflection of tippen (weak)
infinitive tippen
past singular tipte
past participle getipt
infinitive tippen
gerund tippen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular tip tipte
2nd person sing. (jij) tipt tipte
2nd person sing. (u) tipt tipte
2nd person sing. (gij) tipt tipte
3rd person singular tipt tipte
plural tippen tipten
subjunctive sing.1 tippe tipte
subjunctive plur.1 tippen tipten
imperative sing. tip
imperative plur.1 tipt
participles tippend getipt
1) Archaic.

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɪpən/, [ˈtɪp(ə)n], [ˈtɪpm̩]

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Low German tippen (to touch lightly), from Middle Low German tip (tip, fingertip), cognate with English tip. Merged with Central and Low German tippen, dippen, düppen (“to dip, to dab, to tap”), from Proto-Germanic *dupjaną, cognate with tupfen and English dip. The sense “to type” is influenced by English type.

VerbEdit

tippen (third-person singular simple present tippt, past tense tippte, past participle getippt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to tap, to strike lightly (often repeatedly)
  2. (typewriter, keyboard) to type
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Tipp, from English tip.

VerbEdit

tippen (third-person singular simple present tippt, past tense tippte, past participle getippt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to make an informed guess
  2. to make a prediction (of a sport result, etc.)

ConjugationEdit