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trip

noun

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1 a going from one place to another usually of some distance
  • I'd like to book a trip to Greece with your travel agency

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2 an unintentional departure from truth or accuracy
  • even a small trip in the bomb-making calculations could lead to disaster

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trip

verb

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1 to go at a pace faster than a walk
  • went tripping up the steps of city hall in their eagerness to get married

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2 to go down from an upright position suddenly and involuntarily
  • tripped over a chair and landed on her face

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3 to move with a light springing step
  • dancers tripping lightly across the stage

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4 to take a trip especially of some distance
  • while he was growing up, the family tripped to New England every summer

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5 to make a mistake
  • the press has had it in for the new governor, and they are just waiting for her to trip

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The first known use of trip was in the 14th century

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“Trip.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/trip. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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