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verb trip pronunciation in British English /trɪp/
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present tense
I/you/we/theytrip
he/she/ittrips
present participletripping
past tensetripped
past participletripped
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  1. 1

    trip

    or

    trip up

    [intransitive] to hit your foot on something and fall down
    The stairs are a little uneven, so be careful you don’t trip.
    trip on/over: I tripped over a rock.
    He tripped up on a cable and broke his ankle.
    1. a.
      [transitive] to make someone hit their foot on something and fall down
      She stuck out her foot and tripped him as he passed.
  2. 4

    trip

    or

    trip out

    American
    [intransitive] very informal to feel the effects of a powerful illegal drug

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