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Tip

Information given by one trader to another, which is used in making buy or sell decisions but is not available to the general public.

Tip

1. Information on a security, company, or anything else provided by one investor or trader to another that is not available to the general public, that can produce significant profits if it proves to be accurate. See also: Inside information.

2. See: Gratuity.

tip

Information unavailable to the general public that, if accurate, could produce extraordinary profits for an investor who acts on it in a security transaction.
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Due to long lines, this region was one of the last to weigh in to the state's total and tip the scales in the incumbent's favor.
Parachuting in a million laptops, fun as it might be, especially if they come with solitaire, probably won't tip the scales against the mountain of disease, mayhem, and poverty.
The cables will tip the scales at 166,500 tons--more than half the bridge's total mass.