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English definition of “tiptoe”

tiptoe

verb [I usually + adv/prep]     /ˈtɪp.təʊ/ US  /-toʊ/
to walk on your toes with the heel of your foot lifted off the ground, especially in order not to make a noise: He waited until his daughter was asleep, then tiptoed quietly out of the room.Moving gently on foot
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