After such glorious success the boys would have to crown him as the king of tip-up fishermen.
The Smith & Wesson pistol has a tip-up action and an automatic extractor.
With eager eyes we watched the line play out, or saw the tip-up give the warning sign.
He is a curious little chap, the Solitary Snipe, and we used to call him tip-up.
This contrivance is called a 'tip-up,' from the movement which is certain to follow the seizure of the bait.