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English definition of “trip”

trip

verb [I/T] (LOSE BALANCE)   /trɪp/ (-pp-)
to lose your balance because your foot hits against something when you are walking or running, or to cause someone to lose his or her balance: [I] He injured his ankle when he tripped over a water sprinkler while jogging. [I] She nearly tripped on the rug.
(Definition of trip verb (LOSE BALANCE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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