→ tip If you tip something over or if it tips over, it falls over or turns over.
[V n P] ⇒ He tipped the table over in front of him.
[V P n] ⇒ She tipped over the chair and collapsed into the corner with a splintering crash.
[V P] ⇒ We grabbed it just as it was about to tip over.
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