Definition of tiptoe around
- They tiptoed around the subject of her poor health.
: the position of being balanced on the balls of the feet and toes with the heels raised
: to walk or proceed quietly or cautiously on or as if on tiptoe
: to stand or raise oneself on tiptoe
: on or as if on tiptoe
: standing or walking on or as if on tiptoe
: cautious, stealthy
: in a circle or in circumference
: in, along, or through a circuit
: on all or various sides : in every or any direction
: on all sides of
: so as to encircle or enclose
: so as to avoid or get past : on or to another side of
: being in existence, evidence, or circulation
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