A tip or gratuity was money given to someone additional to the price of a service.

In 1893, Data gave the bellboy at the Hotel Brian a dollar for a tip. (TNG: "Time's Arrow")

Maggie placed a glass tip jar on the counter in her bar, Pine Tree Bar and Grill, in Carbon Creek. (ENT: "Carbon Creek")

Quark described the Klingon Duras sisters Lursa and B'Etor as "Big talk, small tips" when asked by Commander Riker about them. (TNG: "Firstborn")

Brunt accused Quark in 2372 of being a philanthropist because he gave his customers credit at the bar and took thirty percent kickback from his employees' tips. (DS9: "Body Parts")

When Quark was acting strangely, Odo asked him if someone forgot to give him his tip. (DS9: "Once More Unto the Breach")

In 2373, Quark obtained the recipes for several Palamarian foods from the Regent of Palamar's palace chefs in exchange for a small gratuity. (DS9: "Business as Usual")

In 2375, the Dabo girls Leeta and M'Pella confronted Quark with the demand not to give Quark twenty percent of their tips but only ten percent. (DS9: "The Dogs of War")

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