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 for To tip the wink
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Tip \Tip\, v. t. [Cf. LG. tippen to tap, Sw. tippa, and E. tap
     to strike gently.]
     1. To strike slightly; to tap.
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              A third rogue tips me by the elbow.   --Swift.
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     2. To bestow a gift, or douceur, upon; to give a present to;
        as, to tip a servant. [Colloq.] --Thackeray.
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     3. To lower one end of, or to throw upon the end; to tilt;
        as, to tip a cask; to tip a cart.
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     To tip off, to pour out, as liquor.
  
     To tip over, to overturn.
  
     To tip the wink, to direct a wink; to give a hint or
        suggestion by, or as by, a wink. [Slang] --Pope.
  
     To tip up, to turn partly over by raising one end.
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