how to pronounce tipping


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of tipping is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

tipping is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of tipping

example pitch curve for pronunciation of tipping


test your pronunciation of tipping

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of tipping

video examples of tipping pronunciation

An example use of tipping in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… is there a tipping point yes there you …”

meanings of tipping


  1. The dumping of rubbish.
  2. The practice of leaving a tip (gratuity).
  3. A distinct articulation given in playing quick notes on the flute, by striking the tongue against the roof of the mouth; double-tonguing.
  4. The act by which something is tipped or inclined.


  1. Present participle of tip.

tipping frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word tipping occurs in english on average 2.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics tipping can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that tipping can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

Did this page help you?