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Verb
Present participle for to go down from an upright position suddenly and involuntarily
“But because of my precarious balance I stumbled back, tripped over my own feet and landed on someone's lap.”
Verb
Present participle for make a mistake
“Taxpayers often trip up by not declaring taxable income.”
Verb
Present participle for detect or expose someone in a mistake or inconsistency
“His prospects of victory were not helped when bosses decided on Monday that the vote would take the form of a secret ballot, allowing his rivals a chance to trip him up without being caught red-handed.”
Verb
Present participle for walk, run, or dance with quick light steps
“Kim bounded up the steps first, tripping into the hall.”
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Present participle for go on a short journey
“You have to be very careful when tripping through New Mexico.”
Verb
“In our investigations, interference was far more likely to trip a false alarm than it was to fail to detect an apnea.”
Adjective
Containing one or more drugs
Adjective
Fleet, swift, not plodding, capable of running spritely
Adjective
High, drunk
Adjective
(somewhat informal) Feeling euphoric, typically from the effects of narcotics or alcohol
Adjective
Being under the influence of alcohol
Adjective
High on drugs
Adjective
Physically nimble and quick
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