Tipping vs Kipping - What's the difference?

tipping | kipping |

As verbs the difference between tipping and kipping

is that tipping is while kipping is .

As a noun tipping

is the practice of leaving a tip (gratuity).

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?




(en noun)
  • The practice of leaving a tip (gratuity).
  • The act by which something is tipped or inclined.
  • * 2013 , Peter Andersson, Streetlife in Late Victorian London: The Constable and the Crowd
  • Hat-tippings and cap-doffings are of course of a different nature to more elaborate verbal greetings. In etiquette manuals they may be described as incentives to a conversation, but in practice they seem to have been quite ceremonial.
  • The dumping of rubbish.
  • (music) A distinct articulation given in playing quick notes on the flute, by striking the tongue against the roof of the mouth; double-tonguing.
  • Verb

  • kipping