trot

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trot

1. a gait of a horse or other quadruped, faster than a walk, in which diagonally opposite legs come down together
2. (in harness racing) a race for horses that have been trained to trot fast
3. Angling
a. one of the short lines attached to a trotline
b. the trotline

Trot

Informal a follower of Trotsky; Trotskyist
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Then the zebra trotted back to the forest, bearing the crab with him, and disappeared amid the gloom of the trees.
The forgotten past rubbed flanks with the present--while Tom Billings, modern of the moderns, passed in the garb of pre-Glacial man, and before him trotted a creature of a breed scarce sixty years old.
And then Nobs turned in behind them and trotted slowly back toward me.
Falling out into the road to look up at the belfry when the Chimes resounded, Toby trotted still.
Roused, now, by her cheerful summons, he shook off a melancholy shake of the head which was just coming upon him, and trotted to her side.
A well-timed action, as it happened; for finding the letter in one of them, and being by that means reminded of his charge, he fell, mechanically, into his usual trot, and trotted off.
Again came Captain Van Horn's call, and Jerry, obedient, trotted on aft.
Once with this concept of action clear in his brain, without timidities of hesitation and irresolution, he trotted aft down the long hall.
After a searching scrutiny, the animal trotted forward a few steps.
Last week, I told you about my first outing to Insane Championship wrestling in Maryhill, this week, I trotted off to Stirlingshire and uncovered a hidden gem.
Two of the DONKEYs escaped from a field and trotted down the road for several hundred yards.
Chestnut trotted pers cle ca Chestnut thoroughbred Joey trotted along with his own personal assistant, there to clean up after him just in case nature called.