Tilting vs Tipping - What's the difference?

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As verbs the difference between tilting and tipping

is that tilting is while tipping is .

As nouns the difference between tilting and tipping

is that tilting is the motion of something that tilts; a tilt while tipping is the practice of leaving a tip (gratuity).

tilting

English

Verb

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  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The motion of something that tilts; a tilt.
  • The process by which blister steel is rendered ductile by being forged with a tilt hammer.
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    tipping

    English

    Noun

    (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.
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