tip over


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Verb1.tip over - cause to overturn from an upright or normal positiontip over - cause to overturn from an upright or normal position; "The cat knocked over the flower vase"; "the clumsy customer turned over the vase"; "he tumped over his beer"
move, displace - cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense; "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I'm moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"
overturn, tip over, tump over, turn over - turn from an upright or normal position; "The big vase overturned"; "The canoe tumped over"
2.tip over - turn from an upright or normal positiontip over - turn from an upright or normal position; "The big vase overturned"; "The canoe tumped over"
capsize, turn turtle, turtle - overturn accidentally; "Don't rock the boat or it will capsize!"
turn - change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense; "Turn towards me"; "The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face"; "She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs"
upend - become turned or set on end; "the airplanes upended"
tip over, tump over, bowl over, knock over, overturn, turn over, upset - cause to overturn from an upright or normal position; "The cat knocked over the flower vase"; "the clumsy customer turned over the vase"; "he tumped over his beer"
Translations
يَقْلِب، يُسْقِط، يوقِع
překotit
vælte
falla/fella um koll
devirmekdevrilmek

w>tip over

vt sep (= overturn)umkippen
vi (= overturn)umkippen

tip2

(tip) past tense, past participle tipped verb
1. to (make something) slant. The boat tipped to one side.
2. to empty (something) from a container, or remove (something) from a surface, with this kind of motion. He tipped the water out of the bucket.
3. to dump (rubbish). People have been tipping their rubbish in this field.
noun
a place where rubbish is thrown. a refuse/rubbish tip.
tip over
to knock or fall over; to overturn. He tipped the lamp over; She put the jug on the end of the table and it tipped over.
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