To move with light, quick steps; to walk or move lightly; to skip; to move the feet nimbly; -- sometimes followed by it. See It, 5.
To take a quick step, as when in danger of losing one's balance; hence, to make a false step; to catch the foot; to lose footing; to stumble.
Fig.: To be guilty of a misstep; to commit an offense against morality, propriety, or rule; to err; to mistake; to fail.
To cause to stumble, or take a false step; to cause to lose the footing, by striking the feet from under; to cause to fall; to throw off the balance; to supplant; -- often followed by up; as, to trip up a man in wrestling.
To overthrow by depriving of support; to put an obstacle in the way of; to obstruct; to cause to fail.
To detect in a misstep; to catch; to convict; also called trip up.
A quick, light step; a lively movement of the feet; a skip.
A false step; a stumble; a misstep; a loss of footing or balance. Fig.: An error; a failure; a mistake.
A stroke, or catch, by which a wrestler causes his antagonist to lose footing.
Loss of balance while walking resulting from contact of the toe or some other portion of the foot with an obstacle.
Attacker rolls opposed Combat check to opponent's Reflex save to trip opponent and knock them prone
an accidental misstep threatening (or causing) a fall; "he blamed his slip on the ice"; "the jolt caused many slips and a few spills"
an unintentional but embarrassing blunder; "he recited the whole poem without a single trip"; "he arranged his robes to avoid a trip-up later"; "confusion caused his unfortunate misstep"
miss a step and fall or nearly fall; "She stumbled over the tree root"
cause to stumble; "The questions on the test tripped him up"
to lose your balance after knocking your foot against something when you are walking or running, or to cause (someone) to do this.