Term: (A word or expression you have seen in writing) trip balls Your definition or explanation: (verb) to be in an altered mental state, as on drugs. Example: (An example of the term in use)Ritual trips can go badly, badly wrong for hours at a time: Be prepared to have people try and run out of the trip and into the streets, half-naked and tripping balls. Generation Hex (Jason Louv - 2005 One or more places you have seen the term: (Please give URLs/links to web pages, or a full description of a print publication.)1) This post was occasioned by a this page from Dinosaur Comics, in which T-Rex announces "Anybody want to trip balls today? Because I am willing to trip balls. I am willing to trip all the balls." He then announces some 'mind-blowing' [SIZE=-1]facts. 2) [/SIZE]The earliest use I can find. (Wiktionary has the same one.) [SIZE=-1]WILD NIGHTS IN BETHLEHEM[/SIZE] [SIZE=-1] by Chad Propst [/SIZE] [SIZE=-1] God never asked His Son [/SIZE] [SIZE=-1] About the time He spent In LA [/SIZE] [...] [SIZE=-1] Running with that hellish crowd [/SIZE] [SIZE=-1] And tripping balls in San Francisco.[/SIZE] In: Home is in the blood: new work from the Institute of American Indian Arts [SIZE=-1](Eddie D. Chuculate, 1995)[/SIZE] Have you looked for this term or meaning in dictionaries, and not found it? Yes ____ No ___ Only in Wiktionary, not in any of the authorized dictionaries.