Definition of Tiptoeing

1. Verb. (present participle of tiptoe) ¹



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Definition of Tiptoeing

1. tiptoe [v] - See also: tiptoe

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tiptoeing

tipsiness
tipsinesses
tipstaff
tipstaffs
tipstaves
tipster
tipsters
tipstock
tipstocks
tipsy
tipsy cake
tipt
tiptoe
tiptoe around
tiptoed
tiptoeing (current term)
tiptoer
tiptoers
tiptoes
tiptop
tiptopite
tiptops
tipu
tipu tree
tipula
tipulary
tipulas
tipulid
tipuna
tipunas

Literary usage of Tiptoeing

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1. Little Journeys to the Homes of Famous Women by Elbert Hubbard (1897)
"And the last I remember was a vision of a grey-robed priest tiptoeing across ... his throwing over me a heavy blanket and then hastily tiptoeing out again. ..."

2. Quabbin: The Story of a Small Town with Outlooks Upon Puritan Life by Francis Henry Underwood (1893)
"The girls will take their two parts, and I can sing the tenor by tiptoeing a little." With slow and even time that noble tune, based upon an ancient choral, ..."

3. The Writings of Mark Twain by Mark Twain, Charles Dudley Warner (1899)
"WE went tiptoeing along a path amongst the trees back toward the end of the widow's ... He listened some more; then he come tiptoeing down and stood right ..."

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