Translation of "tiptoe" - English-Spanish dictionary

tiptoe

noun uk /ˈtɪp·təʊ/ us /ˈtɪpˌtoʊ/
on tiptoe

standing on your toes

de puntillas
verb uk /ˈtɪp·təʊ/ us /ˈtɪpˌtoʊ/ present participle tiptoeing, past tense and past participle tiptoed

to walk quietly on your toes

ir de puntillas

(Translation of “tiptoe” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

tiptoe

verb /ˈtiptəu/

to walk on the toes, usually in order to be quiet

caminar de puntillas
He tiptoed past her bedroom door.
walk/stand etc on tiptoe(s)

to walk, stand etc on the toes

ponerse/caminar de puntillas
He stood on tiptoe(s) to reach the shelf.

(Translation of “tiptoe” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)