Definition of 'on tiptoe'
Example sentences containing 'on tiptoe'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Walking almost on tiptoe, they crept into the sitting-room. THE OTHER DEVIL'S NAME (2002)Thinking that the noise from the street would wake her, I made my way over on tiptoe to the window to close it. THE MANANA MAN (2002)The Countess stood on tiptoe to see above the heads of the waiting crowd. THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY (2002)
She stepped, on tiptoe, out of the underwear, which remained curled on the beige carpet like an infinity symbol. ABOUT THE AUTHOR (2002)
Definition of on tiptoe from the Collins English Dictionary
GDPR, yanny/laurel & MadaBaka Beat: May’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this May with Robert Groves.
Ruby Chocolate, Fatberg & Right to be Forgotten: April’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this month with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.