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- v. Present participle of undertip.
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Your food/drink will be messed with if you come back after stiffing a tip or greatly undertipping.
However, for some reason, when I see people undertipping, it completely destroys my opinion of them.
It's more common to regret undertipping than overtipping.
Rather, they are trying to communicate something to whomever they are with--a colleague, a spouse, a date--by either overtipping or undertipping.
Whether he's whisking escorts through hotel lobbies, wearing his Yankee cap to a strip club, undertipping at Hooters, making yet another verbal gaff or sunbathing in Central Park, he's hardly a hermit.
When I notice someone I’m eating with is undertipping, I try to throw down an extra bill or two to make it right.