Definition of Trippingly

1. Adverb. Moving with quick light steps. "She walked lightsomely down the long staircase"

Exact synonyms: Lightsomely
Partainyms: Lightsome, Tripping



Definition of Trippingly

1. adv. In a tripping manner; with a light, nimble, quick step; with agility; nimbly.

Definition of Trippingly

1. Adverb. In a tripping manner, or while tripping ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Trippingly

1. [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trippingly

tripos
triposes
trippant
tripped
tripped up
tripper
trippers
trippery
trippet
trippets
trippier
trippiest
trippiness
tripping
tripping up
trippingly (current term)
trippings
trippkeite
tripple
trippled
trippler
tripplers
tripples
trippling
trippy
triprolidine
triprolidine hydrochloride
triprosopus
trips
trips up

Literary usage of Trippingly

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1. The Fifth Reader by William Torrey Harris, Andrew Jackson Rickoff, Mark Bailey (1879)
"And this manner is made still more definite by the explanatory word which follows, viz., " "trippingly" on the tongue." " Tongue " must not be emphasized, ..."

2. Live Language Lessons by Howard Roscoe Driggs (1917)
"to such a speaker. But loud speaking is not what one wants. What does Holmes advise? and Shakespeare? "Speak clearly"; "speak the speech trippingly. ..."

3. The Indiana School Journal by Indiana State Teachers Association (1878)
"And this manner is made still more definite by the explanatory word which follows, viz., "trippingly on the tongue." "Tongue" must not be emphasized because ..."

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