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1. Moving quickly and lightly; nimble.
2. Speaking or flowing easily; fluent.

trip′ping·ly adv.


(ˈtrɪp ɪŋ)

1. light and quick, as a step.
2. proceeding with a light movement or rhythm.
trip′ping•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tripping - characterized by a buoyant rhythmtripping - 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"
rhythmic, rhythmical - recurring with measured regularity; "the rhythmic chiming of church bells"- John Galsworthy; "rhythmical prose"
2.tripping - moving easily and quicklytripping - moving easily and quickly; nimble; "the dancer was light and graceful"; "a lightsome buoyant step"; "walked with a light tripping step"
light-footed - (of movement) having a light and springy step; "a light-footed girl"


[ˈtrɪpɪŋ] ADJ [step] → ligero, airoso


adj walktrippelnd; notesperlend; metrefließend
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