—v.i. to drink intoxicating liquor, esp. habitually or to some excess.
—v.t. to drink (intoxicating liquor), esp. repeatedly, in small quantities.
—n. intoxicating liquor.
Pronunciation: (tip'ul),[key] —n. 1. a device that tilts or overturns a freight car to dump its contents.
2. a place where loaded cars are emptied by tipping.
3. Mining.a structure where coal is cleaned and loaded in railroad cars or trucks.