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trot 1

Pronunciación: /trät/

verbo (trots, trotting, trotted)

1(With reference to a horse or other quadruped) proceed or cause to proceed at a pace faster than a walk, lifting each diagonal pair of legs alternately: [no object]: the horses trotted slowly through the night [with object]: he trotted his horse forward
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Sure enough, after ten minutes or so, hoof beats sounded, and a stately gelding mare trotted into his vision.
  • The black stallion trotted away from the house, beckoning her to follow him.
  • She watched as the brown stallion trotted into the yard with its two passengers.
run, jog;
scuttle, scurry, bustle, scamper
1.1 [no object] (Of a person) run at a moderate pace, typically with short steps.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The tall, thin volleyball player trotted quickly up the steps toward another endless hallway of oblivious dark.
  • Steven trotted up the steps to his home, clutching a bouquet of wild flowers in his hand.
  • Students trot on and off campus completely oblivious to the huge potential for campus life that lies just beneath their noses.
1.2 [no object] informal Go or walk briskly: he trotted over to the bonfire
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Lady hesitated for a moment, watching the two in front of her with an inquisitive look before trotting off briskly to catch up.
  • She trotted briskly into the ring and saluted the judge and then she started.
  • Her face became even more troubled, and she trotted off briskly towards their monument.


1A trotting pace: our horses slowed to a trot
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • As Charcoal neared the edge of the woods, Mark leaned forward in the saddle, making her change her pace from a trot to a full-fledged gallop.
  • Kat walked Jazz for several minutes before increasing his pace to a trot.
  • Grant looked back behind their Jeep and saw Arian keeping pace at a mere trot.
2 (the trots) informal Diarrhea: a bad case of the trots
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • 'While living in Papua New Guinea as a child, my father and I got a bad case of the trots.’
  • Rehydration salts - Ah, the trots, I know a lot of people who never leave home without them, so a couple of these sachets tucked away won't come in wrong.
  • Where I come from, ‘trots’ has always been slang for diarrhea, i.e. ‘I had a terrible case of the trots this morning after all those pints last night.’
3US informal A literal translation of a foreign language text for use by students, especially in a surreptitious way: adult readers who can turn to translations without being penalized for depending on trots


on the trot

1Continually busy: I’ve been on the trot all day
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • We again went on the trot all day trying to see everything.
  • He saw the tension on my face but he had no idea that I had been on the trot all morning.
2British In succession: they lost seven matches on the trot
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • We can't get too greedy, we've gone six games undefeated, seven on the trot with the cup matches.
  • The Villagers trailed 12-8 at half-time but turned it round superbly after the break in what was their fourth away match on the trot.
  • I think he also won four big Open matches on the trot once.

Verbos con partícula

trot something out

informal Produce the same information, story, or explanation that has been produced many times before: everyone trots out the old excuse
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The old favourites are trotted out: better inter-agency working; more sharing of information; improved record-keeping; more sophisticated risk assessment.
  • And even now, just occasionally, someone from the Old School will still trot them out.
  • Twenty-one years on and the same old collection of ideas are trotted out from the business lobby.


Middle English: from Old French trot (noun), troter (verb), from medieval Latin trottare, of Germanic origin.

Palabras que riman con trot

allot, begot, Bernadotte, blot, bot, capot, clot, cocotte, cot, culotte, dot, forgot, garrotte (US garrote), gavotte, got, grot, hot, jot, knot, lot, Mayotte, motte, not, Ott, outshot, plot, pot, rot, sans-culotte, Scot, Scott, shallot, shot, slot, snot, sot, spot, squat, stot, swat, swot, tot, undershot, Wat, Watt, what, wot, yacht
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Trot 2

Pronunciación: /trɒt/

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informal, chiefly derogatory
A Trotskyist or supporter of extreme left-wing views: a band of subversive Trots he declared that the Corporation was a ‘nest of long-haired Trots’
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  • It admits that a third of its executive committee are Trots, and there does seem to be a hardline Bolshevik edge to the organisation's campaigning.
  • In Marxist terms, the Trots have preferred feudal theocracy to bourgeois democracy which - in non-Marxist terms - is disgraceful and stupid, as a few members of the far Left are starting to realise.
  • The days of Trots taking over constituency Labour parties did Labour no good.


1960s: abbreviation.

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