tippy-toe

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tippy-toe

n, vb
a US informal word for tiptoe

tippy-toe


Past participle: tippy-toed
Gerund: tippy-toeing

Imperative
tippy-toe
tippy-toe
Present
I tippy-toe
you tippy-toe
he/she/it tippy-toes
we tippy-toe
you tippy-toe
they tippy-toe
Preterite
I tippy-toed
you tippy-toed
he/she/it tippy-toed
we tippy-toed
you tippy-toed
they tippy-toed
Present Continuous
I am tippy-toeing
you are tippy-toeing
he/she/it is tippy-toeing
we are tippy-toeing
you are tippy-toeing
they are tippy-toeing
Present Perfect
I have tippy-toed
you have tippy-toed
he/she/it has tippy-toed
we have tippy-toed
you have tippy-toed
they have tippy-toed
Past Continuous
I was tippy-toeing
you were tippy-toeing
he/she/it was tippy-toeing
we were tippy-toeing
you were tippy-toeing
they were tippy-toeing
Past Perfect
I had tippy-toed
you had tippy-toed
he/she/it had tippy-toed
we had tippy-toed
you had tippy-toed
they had tippy-toed
Future
I will tippy-toe
you will tippy-toe
he/she/it will tippy-toe
we will tippy-toe
you will tippy-toe
they will tippy-toe
Future Perfect
I will have tippy-toed
you will have tippy-toed
he/she/it will have tippy-toed
we will have tippy-toed
you will have tippy-toed
they will have tippy-toed
Future Continuous
I will be tippy-toeing
you will be tippy-toeing
he/she/it will be tippy-toeing
we will be tippy-toeing
you will be tippy-toeing
they will be tippy-toeing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been tippy-toeing
you have been tippy-toeing
he/she/it has been tippy-toeing
we have been tippy-toeing
you have been tippy-toeing
they have been tippy-toeing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been tippy-toeing
you will have been tippy-toeing
he/she/it will have been tippy-toeing
we will have been tippy-toeing
you will have been tippy-toeing
they will have been tippy-toeing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been tippy-toeing
you had been tippy-toeing
he/she/it had been tippy-toeing
we had been tippy-toeing
you had been tippy-toeing
they had been tippy-toeing
Conditional
I would tippy-toe
you would tippy-toe
he/she/it would tippy-toe
we would tippy-toe
you would tippy-toe
they would tippy-toe
Past Conditional
I would have tippy-toed
you would have tippy-toed
he/she/it would have tippy-toed
we would have tippy-toed
you would have tippy-toed
they would have tippy-toed
References in periodicals archive ?
Standing on tippy-toes in a sea of people, all of whom seem impossibly taller than you is not our idea of a good time.
Even as its compatriot and competitor, Seattle- based Starbucks, walks on tippy-toes before entering Indian shores, Dunkin' Donuts is making the best of an early start.
Wiggle fingers, wiggle two arms, touch toes, touch the ground, reach up, stand on tippy-toes, grab stars out of the sky,'' Currall directed as she led the 3- to 5-year-olds in miniexercises in between reading classics like ``Jack and the Beanstalk'' and ``Alexander the Wind up Mouse.
When you 've got a 29-inch inside leg and have to go on tippy-toes to keep a 1340cc Road King upright, you put a brave face on things and thank heaven for full-face helmets.