Synonyms of 'trip'
a journey to a place and back, esp. for pleasureOn the Thursday we went out on a day trip.
a journey from Manchester to Plymouth
families on a Sunday afternoon outing
We also recommend a full day excursion to the Upper Douro.
Take them for a run in the car.
We might go for a drive on Sunday.
He collects things for the house on his travels.
week five of my tour of European cities
We went on a shopping expedition.
She aims to follow Amundsen's voyage to Antarctica.
an hour's ramble through the woods
jaunt, , ,
I decided to take a jaunt down to Long Beach.
a false stepSlips, trips and falls were monitored using a daily calendar.
I think we have made a tactical blunder.
There must be no slips.
NASA discovered a mathematical error in its calculations.
The incident was being seen as a serious security lapse.
The newspapers tried to reveal the party's indiscretions.
She made an embarrassing faux pas.
to stumble or cause (someone) to stumbleShe tripped and broke her hip.
The smoke was so thick that I stumbled on the first step.
The fisherman fell into the sea during a storm.
Be careful not to slip.
The dog had tumbled down the cliff.
He released his hold and toppled slowly backwards.
a government that staggered from crisis to crisis
lose your balance,
make a false move,
lose your footing,
take a spill
to walk lightly and quickly, with a dancelike motionThey tripped along without a care in the world.
She was skipping along the pavement.
He danced off down the road.
The lion roared once and sprang.
I hopped down three steps.
The children were capering about, shouting and laughing.
creatures that grunted and frisked about
children gambolling in the fields
to experience the effects of a hallucinogenic drug(informal) One night I was tripping on acid.
He set the timer, then tripped the switch.
video cameras that can be activated by computer
I flipped a cigarette butt out of the window.
He was released from custody the next day.
He threw the switch to light the illuminations.
Show me how to engage the four-wheel drive.
See trip someone up
See trip up
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in the sense of caper
to skip about light-heartedlyThe children were capering about, shouting and laughing.
in the sense of dance
to skip or leapHe danced off down the road.
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