acid trip

ac·id trip
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [as-id trip]
    • /ˈæs ɪd trɪp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [as-id trip]
    • /ˈæs ɪd trɪp/

Definition of acid trip words

  • noun acid trip a psychedelic experience induced by ingesting the hallucinogen LSD. 1

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Origin of acid trip

First appearance:

before 1965
One of the 2% newest English words
First recorded in 1965-70

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Parts of speech for Acid trip


acid trip popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 39% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 71% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

acid trip usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for acid trip

noun acid trip

  • bad trip — a mentally or physically horrifying drug-taking experience, as one accompanied by nightmarish hallucinations or by physical pain.
  • head trip — a mentally exhilarating or productive experience, as one in which a person's intellect or imagination seems to expand.
  • trip — a group of animals, as sheep, goats, or fowl; flock.

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