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Definition of "trip" []

  • A going from one place to another; a journey. (noun)
  • A stumble or fall. (noun)
  • A maneuver causing someone to stumble or fall. (noun)
  • A mistake. (noun)
  • Slang A hallucinatory experience induced by a psychedelic drug: an acid trip. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "trip" in a sentence
  • "Visualizing GPS Tracks for Trips with GE Plugin - Last week I noticed an interesting application of the Google Earth plugin for playing back a GPS track with photos on a travel site called @trip (www. @trip, like many GPS track travel sites, lets you upload your GPS track and photos."
  • "More, you can easily share your outdoor sports and trip playback with complete tracks and geotagged photos on @trip, Google Maps, Google Earth, Picasa and Flickr."
  • "Katherine Tyler's cross-country train trip is unexpectedly derailed when she is kidnapped by an unscrupulous band of outlaws."