head trip


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head trip

n. Slang
1. A mentally stimulating experience.
2. An act or a pattern of behavior undertaken primarily for self-gratification.

head′ trip`


n.
Slang.
1. an experience in which one's intellect or imagination seems to expand.
[1970–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.head trip - an exciting or stimulating experiencehead trip - an exciting or stimulating experience
experience - an event as apprehended; "a surprising experience"; "that painful experience certainly got our attention"
2.head trip - the act of satisfying your own desires and giving yourself pleasure
gratification - the act or an instance of satisfying
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