Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: tripped
IPA transcription: [tɹ'ɪpt]
Usage examples
  • The girls laughed and tripped away.
  • He tripped and was pulled off his feet.
  • I tripped up his heels at the same moment.
  • "Liar," thought Miss Mapp, as she tripped downstairs.
  • Once, running swiftly forward, Helen tripped George and he fell.
  • "Tripped coming down from the flying-machine from Paris--and fell into his arms.
  • 'Something tripped me up,--what's this?' He was stamping on the floor with his foot.
  • But when two thirds of the course was won, the grasshopper would have tripped him off his feet.
  • Suddenly Cap'n Bill tripped and would have fallen flat had not Trot and Button-Bright held him up.
  • Quite forgetting the broom in the middle of the drawing-room floor, Billy tripped up-stairs to change her dress.