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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. an unintentional but embarrassing blunder;
- Example: "he recited the whole poem without a single trip"
- Example: "he arranged his robes to avoid a trip-up later"
- Example: "confusion caused his unfortunate misstep"
[syn: trip, trip-up, stumble, misstep]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

trip-up n 1: 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" [syn: trip, trip-up, stumble, misstep]