Meaning of “tiptoe” in the English Dictionary

"tiptoe" in British English

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(Definition of “tiptoe” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tiptoe" in American English

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tiptoeverb [ I always + adv/prep ]

us /ˈtɪpˌtoʊ/

to walk with your heels raised off the ground:

She tiptoed out of the room so she wouldn’t wake him.
tiptoe
noun [ C ] us /ˈtɪpˌtoʊ/

He had to stand on his tiptoes to reach the shelf.

(Definition of “tiptoe” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)