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tippytoe

[tip-ee-toh] /ˈtɪp iˌtoʊ/
noun, verb (used without object), tippytoed, tippytoeing, adjective, adverb
1.
Also, tippy-toe.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; by alteration
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Slang definitions & phrases for tippy-toe

tippy-toe

verb

To walk silently: God-damn it, Hubert! Don't tippy-toe around like that (1901+)


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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