(of a nose) slightly turned up

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Examples from the Web for tip-tilted

Historical Examples of tip-tilted

  • Yet in the end it was the girl with the tip-tilted eyes who decided it for him.

  • Who ever heard of an Injun with eyes like hers, and lips, yes, and a tip-tilted nose?


    James B. Hendryx

  • If they are tip-tilted and frowsy it may go a little bit hard with us.

  • Will she have a Grecian nose, or one tip-tilted like the petal of a rose?

    Idle Ideas in 1905

    Jerome K. Jerome

  • The bow of the boat was lodged on the rock, and tip-tilted considerably.

    Hiram The Young Farmer

    Burbank L. Todd