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  • Etymology: Trip= step

    It is used as a verb.

    Definition: When someone is overreacting over something small

    This may be described as a word for embellishment or exaggeration over a minor thing.

    Her response: "Oh grow up"

    “Really? Am I trippin? So I email one of my closest friends to get her take on it (she's Puerto Rican, 29) and she responds with, "Yeah, you are weird about that word..."

    “When someone says something stupid or silly, you might say to them 'You must be tripping'.

    July 14, 2010