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A cultural expression of recognition, respect, gratitude, greeting, or simple salutation and acknowledgement between two persons. A nonverbal exchange of words. Also used to give credit to someone or someone's work.
Jim: I just mined all of these bitcoins.
Joe: I tip my hat to you sir. A job well done indeed. You are quite resourceful.

Barry: I just completed my new blog and would like to tip my hat to Garry, who contributed most of the ideas for the dogecoin section, which I had no clue about.

Sabrina: It seemed like he directed a hat tip in my direction, but I cannot be certain of his intentions.
Kelly: He was probs check'n you girl.
by Jazz92293 July 02, 2014

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When someone mentions something, such as an idea, in an attempt to make people feel a certain way or with a specific goal in mind.

To refer to something in order to support your ideals.

Also to make use of a law or right in defense or opposition to something perhaps. It is usually used as a transition verb.
Carrie invoked her Fifth Amendment privileges.

Tim invoked history to prove his point, because he needed support for his ideas.

The suspect invoked his right to an attorney.
by Jazz92293 July 02, 2014

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