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tiptoe

US [ˈtɪpˌtoʊ]
UK [ˈtɪpˌtəʊ]
  • n.脚尖
  • adv.悄悄;踮着脚;翘首盼望着;蹑手蹑脚地
  • adj.踮着脚走[站着]的;殷切期待的;偷偷摸摸的
  • v.踮着脚走;蹑手蹑脚地走
  • Web踮著脚尖;踮着脚尖;用脚尖走
Simple Present:tiptoes  Present Participle:tiptoeing  Past Tense:tiptoed  
tiptoe
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v.
1.
[i]
(+ adv./prep.)
踮着脚走;蹑手蹑脚地走to walk using the front parts of your feet only, so that other people cannot hear you
I tiptoed over to the window.
我踮着脚走到窗前。
n.
IDM
She had to stand on tiptoe to reach the top shelf.
她得踮着脚才能够到顶层搁架。
We crept around on tiptoes so as not to disturb him.
我们蹑手蹑脚地在周围走动,以免惊动他。
on tiptoe/tiptoes
踮着脚;蹑手蹑脚standing or walking on the front part of your foot, with your heels off the ground, in order to make yourself taller or to move very quietly
She had to stand on tiptoe to reach the top shelf.
她得踮着脚才能够到顶层搁架。
We crept around on tiptoes so as not to disturb him.
我们蹑手蹑脚地在周围走动,以免惊动他。

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