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tripped out

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tripped out

adjective phrase

Having or symptomatic of a psychedelic narcotics experience: a tripped-out laughing jag (1960s+ Narcotics)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • She tripped out, while Gus watched her, an odd expression on his face.

    Joyce's Investments Fannie E. Newberry
  • Then he tripped out and went clattering down-stairs, whistling.

  • Mrs. Peter broke off in some confusion, and tripped out to meet her husband in the hall.

  • "I hear Edward's step and voice," and she tripped out of the room.

    Elsie's New Relations

    Martha Finley
  • He snatched up his tall hat, bowed, smiled, and tripped out of the room.

    No Name Wilkie Collins
  • He was there but a short time, when Hattie tripped out and took his arm.

    The Sport of the Gods Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • "Gillian's 'Aunt Jane,'" said Anna, when the visitor had tripped out.

    The Long Vacation Charlotte M. Yonge
  • One of the young women had tripped out by this time from the porter's lodge, and dropped the stranger a pretty curtsey.

    The Virginians William Makepeace Thackeray
  • When discovered by a dog or boy, he tripped out of one of his open doors and led the intruder a useless run into the swamp.

    Wild Life Near Home Dallas Lore Sharp
  • I tripped out pretty quick the first time I heard it, but could see nothing.

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