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Recommendation vs. Tip

Recommendation and Tip Definitions

Recommendation

The act of recommending.

Tip

The end of a pointed or projecting object.

Recommendation

Something that recommends, especially a favorable statement concerning character or qualifications.

Tip

A piece or an attachment, such as a cap or ferrule, meant to be fitted to the end of something else
The barbed tip of a harpoon.

Recommendation

Something, such as a course of action, that is recommended.

Tip

The act of tipping.
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Recommendation

An act of recommending.

Tip

A tilt or slant; an incline.

Recommendation

That which is recommended.

Tip

Chiefly British An area or a place for dumping something, such as rubbish.

Recommendation

A commendation or endorsement.
Your next employer may require a recommendation.
He made a recommendation about what food to order.
We followed the recommendation to order sushi.

Tip

A light blow; a tap.
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Recommendation

The act of recommending.

Tip

(Baseball) A pitched ball that is tipped
A foul tip.

Recommendation

That which recommends, or commends to favor; anything procuring, or tending to procure, a favorable reception, or to secure acceptance and adoption; as, he brought excellent recommendations.

Tip

A small sum of money given to someone for performing a service; a gratuity.

Recommendation

The state of being recommended; esteem.
The burying of the dead . . . hath always been had in an extraordinary recommendation amongst the ancient.

Tip

A piece of confidential, advance, or inside information
Got a tip on the next race.
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Recommendation

Something (as a course of action) that is recommeended as advisable

Tip

A helpful hint
A column of tips on gardening.

Recommendation

Something that recommends (or expresses commendation) of a person or thing as worthy or desirable

Tip

To furnish with a tip.

Recommendation

Any quality or characteristic that gains a person a favorable reception or acceptance or admission;
Her pleasant personality is already a recommendation
His wealth was not a passport into the exclusive circles of society

Tip

To cover or decorate the tip of
Tip strawberries with chocolate.

Tip

To remove the tip of
Tip artichokes.

Tip

To dye the ends of (hair or fur) in order to blend or improve appearance.

Tip

To push or knock over; overturn or topple
Bumped the table and tipped a vase.

Tip

To move to a slanting position; tilt
Tipped the rearview mirror slightly downward.
A weight that tipped the balance.

Tip

To touch or raise (one's hat) in greeting.

Tip

To empty (something) by overturning; dump.

Tip

To dump (rubbish, for example).

Tip

To topple over; overturn
The trash can tipped over in the wind.

Tip

To be tilted; slant
The cabinet tipped toward the wall.

Tip

To strike gently; tap.

Tip

(Baseball) To hit (a pitched ball) with the side of the bat so that it glances off.

Tip

(Sports) To tap or deflect (a ball or puck, for example), especially in scoring.

Tip

(Sports) To deflect or glance off. Used of a ball or puck.

Tip

Lower Southern US To tiptoe.

Tip

To give a tip to
Tipped the waiter generously.

Tip

To give as a tip
He tipped a dollar and felt that it was enough.

Tip

To provide with a piece of confidential, advance, or inside information
A disgruntled gang member who tipped the police to the planned robbery.

Tip

To give tips or a tip
One who tips lavishly.

Tip

The extreme end of something, especially when pointed; e.g. the sharp end of a pencil.
The tip of one's nose

Tip

A piece of metal, fabric or other material used to cover the top of something for protection, utility or decoration.
A tip for an umbrella, a shoe, a gas burner, etc.

Tip

(music) The end of a bow of a stringed instrument that is not held.

Tip

A small piece of meat.
Chicken tips over rice, pork tips, marinated alligator tips

Tip

A piece of stiffened lining pasted on the inside of a hat crown.

Tip

A thin, boarded brush made of camel's hair, used by gilders in lifting gold leaf.

Tip

Synonym of eartip

Tip

The knocking over of a skittle.

Tip

An act of tipping up or tilting.

Tip

An area or a place for dumping something, such as rubbish or refuse, as from a mine; a heap (see tipple); a dump.

Tip

Rubbish thrown from a quarry.

Tip

A recycling centre.

Tip

(colloquial) A very untidy place.

Tip

The act of deflecting with one's fingers, especially the fingertips

Tip

A tram for expeditiously transferring coal.

Tip

A light blow or tap.

Tip

A gratuity; a small amount of money left for a bartender, waiter, taxi driver or other servant as a token of appreciation.
Workers in the American service industry usually depend on tips to even make minimum wage.

Tip

A piece of private or secret information, especially imparted by someone with expert knowledge about sporting odds, business performance etc.
Hot stock tips

Tip

A piece of advice.
Tips and tricks

Tip

(AU) A prediction or bet about the outcome of something.

Tip

(transitive) To provide with a tip; to cover the tip of.

Tip

(ergative) (To cause) to become knocked over, fall down or overturn.

Tip

(ergative) (To cause) to be, or come to be, in a tilted or sloping position; (to cause) to become unbalanced.

Tip

To cause the contents of a container to be emptied out by tilting it.

Tip

To drink.

Tip

(transitive) To dump (refuse).

Tip

To pour a libation or a liquid from a container, particularly from a forty of malt liquor.

Tip

(transitive) To deflect with one′s fingers, especially one′s fingertips.

Tip

To hit quickly and lightly; to tap.

Tip

To give a small gratuity to, especially to an employee of someone who provides a service.
You should always tip your waiter in the United States and most third world countries.

Tip

To give, pass.

Tip

To give a piece of private information to; to inform (someone) of a clue, secret knowledge, etc.

Tip

(AU) To predict or bet on something having a particular outcome.

Tip

The point or extremity of anything; a pointed or somewhat sharply rounded end; the end; as, the tip of the finger; the tip of a spear.
To the very tip of the nose.

Tip

An end piece or part; a piece, as a cap, nozzle, ferrule, or point, applied to the extreme end of anything; as, a tip for an umbrella, a shoe, a gas burner, etc.

Tip

A piece of stiffened lining pasted on the inside of a hat crown.

Tip

A thin, boarded brush made of camel's hair, used by gilders in lifting gold leaf.

Tip

Rubbish thrown from a quarry.

Tip

A light touch or blow; a tap.

Tip

A gift; a douceur; a fee.

Tip

A hint, or secret intimation, as to the chances in a horse race, or the like.

Tip

To form a point upon; to cover the tip, top, or end of; as, to tip anything with gold or silver.
With truncheon tipped with iron head.
Tipped with jet,Fair ermines spotless as the snows they press.

Tip

To strike slightly; to tap.
A third rogue tips me by the elbow.

Tip

To bestow a gift, or douceur, upon; to give a present to; as, to tip a servant.

Tip

To lower one end of, or to throw upon the end; to tilt; as, to tip a cask; to tip a cart.

Tip

To fall on, or incline to, one side.

Tip

The extreme end of something; especially something pointed

Tip

A relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)

Tip

An indication of potential opportunity;
He got a tip on the stock market
A good lead for a job

Tip

A V shape;
The cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points

Tip

The top point of a mountain or hill;
The view from the peak was magnificent
They clambered to the summit of Monadnock

Tip

Cause to tilt;
Tip the screen upward

Tip

Mark with a tip;
Tip the arrow with the small stone

Tip

Give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the agreed-on compensation;
Remember to tip the waiter
Fee the steward

Tip

Cause to topple or tumble by pushing

Tip

To incline or bend from a vertical position;
She leaned over the banister

Tip

Walk on one's toes

Tip

Strike lightly;
He tapped me on the shoulder

Tip

Give insider information or advise to;
He tipped off the police about the terrorist plot

Tip

Remove the tip from;
Tip artichokes

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