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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TRIP OUT

They're important if we're to pull this trip out of the red.

Then had followed a trip out West, and another on the Great Lakes.

And the trip out there with Olyphant isn't a thing to be missed.

The trip back was a lot easier and faster than the trip out had been.

My dear it is worth a trip out here to see a whist party "let out."

After all the tension of preparing for it, the trip out seemed interminable.

If only I had made the trip out once before, I could have ventured it with her.

We will now take a trip out to our loaded sledges, and see what they contain.

Ive been on her for three years and this is my first trip out here.

Why, to your trip out to the island through the storm last night.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c. (implied in tripper), "tread or step lightly, skip, caper," from Old French tripper "strike with the feet" (12c.), from a Germanic source (cf. Middle Dutch trippen "to skip, trip, hop," Low German trippeln, Frisian tripje, Dutch trappen, Old English treppan "to tread, trample") related to trap.

The sense of "strike with the foot and cause to stumble" is first recorded early 15c. Meaning "to release" (a catch, lever, etc.) is recorded from 1897; trip-wire is attested from 1916. Related: Tripped; tripping.

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