verb (used with object), tupped, tup·ping.
verb (used without object), tupped, tup·ping.
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Origin of tup
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How to use tup in a sentence
Mattie has been twice at the door wi' the dinner, and weel for you it was a tup's head, for that canna suffer by delay.Rob Roy, Complete, Illustrated|Sir Walter Scott
Aw glendurt like a stickt tup, for fear ov a dust mysel', an crope fur into th' chimbley.Lancashire Sketches|Edwin Waugh
The shearling tup is then a 2-shear tup, and the dinmont is a wether, but more correctly a 2-shear wether.
Anent sheep jumping hedges, I may venture here to tell a tale of a certain old rogue who went by the name of Tup-Harry.An Old English Home|S. Baring-Gould
As if I mattered a tup's head, the silly gomeril, bless him!The Yeoman Adventurer|George W. Gough