Definition of TRIPS

noun : TRIPS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a journey for some purpose (usually including the return); "he took a trip to the shopping center" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a hallucinatory experience induced by drugs; "an acid trip" ;

  • 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" ;

  • 5. (

    ) a catch mechanism that acts as a switch; "the pressure activates the tripper and releases the water" ;

  • 6. (

    ) a light or nimble tread; "he heard the trip of women's feet overhead" ;

  • 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" ;

verb : TRIPS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) miss a step and fall or nearly fall; "She stumbled over the tree root" ;

  • 2. (

    ) cause to stumble; "The questions on the test tripped him up" ;


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