19 Definitions of Trip

The meaning of the word trip, the definition of Trip:

n. - A quick, light step; a lively movement of the feet; a skip.

n. - A brief or rapid journey; an excursion or jaunt.

n. - A false step; a stumble; a misstep; a loss of footing or balance. Fig.: An error; a failure; a mistake.

n. - A small piece; a morsel; a bit.

n. - A stroke, or catch, by which a wrestler causes his antagonist to lose footing.

n. - A single board, or tack, in plying, or beating, to windward.

n. - A herd or flock, as of sheep, goats, etc.

n. - A troop of men; a host.

n. - A flock of widgeons.

n. i. - To move with light, quick steps; to walk or move lightly; to skip; to move the feet nimbly; -- sometimes followed by it. See It, 5.

n. i. - To make a brief journey or pleasure excursion; as, to trip to Europe.

n. i. - To take a quick step, as when in danger of losing one's balance; hence, to make a false; to catch the foot; to lose footing; to stumble.

n. i. - Fig.: To be guilty of a misstep; to commit an offense against morality, propriety, or rule; to err; to mistake; to fail.

v. t. - To cause to stumble, or take a false step; to cause to lose the footing, by striking the feet from under; to cause to fall; to throw off the balance; to supplant; -- often followed by up; as, to trip up a man in wrestling.

v. t. - Fig.: To overthrow by depriving of support; to put an obstacle in the way of; to obstruct; to cause to fail.

v. t. - To detect in a misstep; to catch; to convict.

v. t. - To raise (an anchor) from the bottom, by its cable or buoy rope, so that it hangs free.

v. t. - To pull (a yard) into a perpendicular position for lowering it.

v. t. - To release, let fall, or see free, as a weight or compressed spring, as by removing a latch or detent.

The word "trip" uses 4 letters: I P R T

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after trip, or to trip in any order:

a - atrip tapir   d - dript   e - tripe   g - gript   h - thrip   n - print   s - spirt sprit stirp strip trips   w - twirp  

Shorter words found within trip:

it pi pit rip ti tip

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