Definition of tripping:
- A light dance.
- Act of one who, or that which, trips.
- Having the right forefoot lifted, the others remaining on the ground, as if he were trotting; trippant; - said of an animal, as a hart, buck, and the like, used as a bearing.
- of Trip
- Quick; nimble; stepping lightly and quickly.
- The loosing of an anchor from the ground by means of its cable or buoy rope.
lighthearted, light-colored, easy, spry, idle, promiscuous, clean, low-cal, unclouded, wanton, unaccented, light, lite, swinging, loose, scant, calorie-free, blithesome, light-headed, agile, quick, light-hearted, wakeful, rhythmical, short, swingy, light-footed, lightsome, lilting, faint, sluttish, rhythmic, weak, swooning, blithe, clear, lightheaded, abstemious.
- erring (part of speech: verb)
- wandering (part of speech: verb)
They had not gone much farther before they beheld an hundred head of fat deer that came tripping along the road; and then Robin cried out, Look here, Master Sheriff, behold my herd of horned beasts; how like you their colour and their make?
He heard the light step of Hester the housemaid tripping along the passage quickly to answer the imperative summons,- there was a confused murmur of voices- and then a sudden cry of horror,- and a loud burst of sobbing.- "God's Good Man", Marie Corelli.
- "Susanna and Sue", Kate Douglas Wiggin.