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British English: /trɪp/
American English: /trɪp/

Translation of trip in German:


round trip
  • 1 (journey)
    Reise Fem.
    Trip Mask. [informal]
    Ausflug Mask.
    Trip Mask. [informal]
    two trips were necessary to transport everything
    zwei Fahrten waren nötig, um alles zu transportieren
    make a trip to London
    nach London fahren
  • 2 [informal] (visit for stated purpose)
    Gang Mask.
    make a trip to the hairdresser's
    zum Friseur gehen
  • 3 [informal] (drug-induced hallucinations)
    Trip Mask. [slang]
    [good/bad] trip on LSD
    [guter/schlechter] LSD-Trip

intransitive verb -pp-

  • 2 [informal] (hallucinate while on drugs)trip [on LSD]
    auf einem [LSD-]Trip sein
  • 4 [figurative] (make a mistake)
    einen Fehler machen

transitive verb -pp-

Phrasal verbs

trip over

stolpern über + Akk.

trip up

1 (stumble) 2 [figurative] (make a mistake)
einen Fehler machen
1trip somebody up
(cause to stumble) jemanden stolpern lassen
(make fall) jemanden zu Fall bringen
(by sticking out a leg) jemandem ein Bein stellen
2 (cause to make a mistake)
aufs Glatteis führen [figurative]
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