lilting, swinging, swingy, tripping(adj)
characterized by a buoyant rhythm
"an easy lilting stride"; "the flute broke into a light lilting air"; "a swinging pace"; "a graceful swingy walk"; "a tripping singing measure"
light, lightsome, tripping(adj)
moving easily and quickly; nimble
"the dancer was light and graceful"; "a lightsome buoyant step"; "walked with a light tripping step"
quick; nimble; stepping lightly and quickly
having the right forefoot lifted, the others remaining on the ground, as if he were trotting; trippant; -- said of an animal, as a hart, buck, and the like, used as a bearing
act of one who, or that which, trips
a light dance
the loosing of an anchor from the ground by means of its cable or buoy rope
"Tripping" is a song by British pop singer Robbie Williams, it was the first single from his 2005 album Intensive Care. The single was backed with the track "Make Me Pure", also from the same album, it was sent to radio stations around the world. Williams himself calls the song "something like a mini gangster opera" and "kind of cabaret act reggae". The rolling rhythm of the song owes much to the early work of The Clash. During the chorus Williams reaches an extremely high disco-like head voice. Lyrically the song is a bit darker than previous songs. It tells the tale of gangsters and how they "don't kill their own and they all love their mothers", before an anguished chorus of "I've taken as much as I'm willing to take". The opening lyrics "First they ignore you, then laugh at you and hate you. Then they fight you, then you win" is a paraphrase from a quote commonly attributed to Mahatma Gandhi. The song was the 26th best selling of 2005 in the UK.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
trip′ing, n. the act of tripping: a light kind of dance.—adv. Tripp′ingly, in a tripping manner: with a light, quick step.—n. Tripp′ingness.
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Dictionary of Nautical Terms
Giving a yard the necessary cant by a tripping-line. Also, the lifting an upper mast to withdraw its fid, in order that it may be lowered by means of the mast-rope.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
In heraldry, having the right fore foot lifted, the others remaining on the ground, as if he were trotting;—said of an animal, as a hart, buck, and the like, represented in an escutcheon.
Literally making a misstep, figuratively doing something wrong.
Responding to the effects of narcotics.
Freak for any reason. "Don't start tripping, or we'll go toe to toe" -- ??
Acting irrationally -A synonym used in Chicago is known as tweakin which means mistaken or going crazy. That ain't the right way, you tweakin.
The numerical value of tripping in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of tripping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
They're tripping over themselves to claim they have a 5G network, but we're years away from it having any impact on user experiences.
We experienced a technical challenge that led to tripping of our main supply line ... consequently leading to a power outage in most parts of the country.
I just showed you all a $100 million cheque that I haven't even cashed yet, so we ain't tripping on that.
The doctors tell me it’s going to take at least six months — maybe a year — to level off my medication, which is why I always wear flats. I’m not wearing heels and falling and tripping.
When you elevate victimhood as virtue, you will create a culture in which people are tripping over themselves to be oppressed.
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