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single-foot Syllabification: sin·gle-foot
Pronunciation: /ˈsiNGɡəlfo͝ot/

Definition of single-foot in English:


[no object] North American
(Of a horse) walk by moving both legs on each side in alternation, each foot falling separately.
Example sentences
  • Your horse single-foots at a certain speed and it's that speed only that he is comfortable.
  • You could have a pacer that single-foots, that doesn't have a nice one-two gait.
  • Most of the time he trots; sometimes he single-foots; occasionally one half of him trots and the other half single-foots.
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