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Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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  • tip — {{11}}tip (n.) end, point, top, early 13c., from M.L.G. or M.Du. tip utmost point, extremity, tip (Cf. Ger. zipfel, a dim. formation); perhaps cognate with O.E. tæppa stopper (see TAP (Cf. tap) (n.)), from P.Gmc. *tupp upper extremity. Tip top is …   Etymology dictionary

  • from --- to --- — 1. Used with a repeated word to show that something keeps on. Without ending. * /The world grows wiser from age to age./ * /He goes from day to day without changing his necktie./ Also used in a short form like an adjective. * /The superintendent… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • from --- to --- — 1. Used with a repeated word to show that something keeps on. Without ending. * /The world grows wiser from age to age./ * /He goes from day to day without changing his necktie./ Also used in a short form like an adjective. * /The superintendent… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • from\ ---\ to\ --- — 1. Used with a repeated word to show that something keeps on. Without ending. The world grows wiser from age to age. He goes from day to day without changing his necktie. Also used in a short form like an adjective. The superintendent spends more …   Словарь американских идиом

  • tip — See: AT THE TIP OF ONE S TONGUE, FROM TIP TO TIP …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • tip — See: at the tip of one s tongue, from tip to tip …   Словарь американских идиом

  • tip-over — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: from tip over, v. : a disease of eggplant caused by a fungus (Phomopsis vexans) and characterized by girdling of the stem of seedlings just above the soil line …   Useful english dictionary

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