tippen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tippen

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

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of tippen (weak)
infinitive tippen
past singular tipte
past participle getipt
infinitive tippen
gerund tippen n
verbal noun
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.

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Etymology 1[edit]

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.

Verb[edit]

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 terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Tipp, from English tip.

Verb[edit]

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.)

Conjugation[edit]