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Definition of Tripping

Babylon English

light, easy moving
stumble, fall; cause to stumble; make an error in conduct, blunder; walk or dance with light steps; hinder, obstruct; trigger, activate; make a journey; take hallucinogenic drugs (Slang)
Tripping Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
Glossary of Technical Theatre Terms
US for TUMBLING a cloth that can't be flown out of sight.
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Tripping Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(p. pr. & vb. n.)
of Trip
  
(n.)
The loosing of an anchor from the ground by means of its cable or buoy rope.
  
(n.)
Act of one who, or that which, trips.
  
(n.)
A light dance.
  
(a.)
Quick; nimble; stepping lightly and quickly.
  
(a.)
Having the right forefoot lifted, the others remaining on the ground, as if he were trotting; trippant; -- said of an animal, as a hart, buck, and the like, used as a bearing.
  
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tripping
trippingly \trip"ping*ly\, adv. in a tripping manner; with a light, nimble, quick step; with agility; nimbly. sing, and dance it trippingly. speak the speech trippingly on the tongue.


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English Phonetics

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JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Tripiad = n. a tripping
Tripiao = v. to keep tripping
English Slang Dictionary v1.2
1. literally to make a misstep, figuratively doing something wrong
2. to respond to the effects of narcotics
3. to freak for any reason:"Don't start tripping, or we'll go toe to toe"
WordNet 2.0

Adjective
1. characterized by a buoyant rhythm; "an easy lilting stride"; "the flute broke into a light lilting air"; "a swinging pace"; "a graceful swingy walk"; "a tripping singing measure"
(synonym) lilting, swinging, swingy
(similar) rhythmical, rhythmic
2. moving easily and quickly; nimble; "the dancer was light and graceful"; "a lightsome buoyant step"; "walked with a light tripping step"
(synonym) light, lightsome
(similar) light-footed

Noun
1. a journey for some purpose (usually including the return); "he took a trip to the shopping center"
(hypernym) journey, journeying
(hyponym) flight
(derivation) travel, jaunt
2. a hallucinatory experience induced by drugs; "an acid trip"
(hypernym) hallucination
(derivation) trip out, turn on, get off
3. an accidental misstep threatening (or causing) a fall; "he blamed his slip on the ice"; "the jolt caused many slips and a few spills"
(synonym) slip
(hypernym) mishap, misadventure, mischance
(hyponym) spill, tumble, fall
(derivation) trip up
4. an exciting or stimulting experience
(synonym) head trip
(hypernym) experience
5. a catch mechanism that acts as a switch; "the pressure activates the tripper and releases the water"
(synonym) tripper
(hypernym) catch, stop
(derivation) actuate, trigger, activate, set off, spark off, spark, trigger off, touch off
6. a light or nimble tread; "he heard the trip of women's feet overhead"
(hypernym) step
7. an unintentional but embarrassing blunder; "he recited the whole poem without a single trip"; "he arranged his robes to avoid a trip-up later"; "confusion caused his unfortunate misstep"
(synonym) trip-up, stumble, misstep
(hypernym) blunder, blooper, bloomer, bungle, foul-up, fuckup, flub, botch, boner, boo-boo

Verb
1. miss a step and fall or nearly fall; "She stumbled over the tree root"
(synonym) stumble
(hypernym) move
(hyponym) founder
(entail) walk
(derivation) slip
2. cause to stumble; "The questions on the test tripped him up"
(synonym) trip up
(cause) stumble
(derivation) slip
3. make a trip for pleasure
(synonym) travel, jaunt
(hyponym) junket
(cause) travel, go, move, locomote
4. put in motion or move to act; "trigger a reaction"; "actuate the circuits"
(synonym) actuate, trigger, activate, set off, spark off, spark, trigger off, touch off
(hypernym) initiate, pioneer
(cause) happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place
(derivation) tripper
5. get high, stoned, or drugged; "He trips every weekend"
(synonym) trip out, turn on, get off
Tripping Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Tripping may refer to a psychedelic experience.

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Tripping Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dictionary Soccer
1. One of nine offenses warranting a direct foul. 2. The act of stopping a ball and bringing the ball under your control.
Tripping Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
TUPAC SHAKUR Rap Dictionary V.2.0
1) (v) Literally making a misstep, figuratively doing something wrong. 2) (v) Responding to the effects of narcotics. 3) (v) Freak for any reason. "Don't start tripping, or we'll go toe to toe" -- ??
Rap-music terminology and bios of artists
1) (v) Literally making a misstep, figuratively doing something wrong.
2) (v) Responding to the effects of narcotics.
3) (v) Freak for any reason. "Don't start tripping, or we'll go toe to toe" -- ??