from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Slightly intoxicated.
- adj. Unsteady or crooked.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. slightly drunk, fuddled, staggering, foolish as a result of drinking alcoholic beverages
- adj. unsteady, askew
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Being under the influence of strong drink; rendered weak or foolish by liquor, but not absolutely or completely drunk; fuddled; intoxicated.
- adj. Staggering, as if from intoxication; reeling.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Overcome with drink so as to stagger slightly; partially intoxicated; fuddled; boozy.
- Manifesting or characterized by tipsiness; proceeding from or giving rise to inebriation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. slightly intoxicated
- adj. unstable and prone to tip as if intoxicated
From tip2.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
tip ("upset") + -s- ("(interconsonantal)") + -y (“quality”). The -s- is for euphony (sound) following a plosive – compare artsy, folksy, and sudsy. (Wiktionary)