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trot

American English: /trɑt/
British English: /trɒt/

noun

  • (no plural) to go at a trot
    ir al trote
    trotar
    to break into a trot
    empezar a trotar
    on the trot (British) [colloquial]four times/nights on the trot
    cuatro veces/noches seguidas
    I've been on the trot since five this morning
    desde las cinco de la mañana que estoy a las carreras [colloquial]
    they keep me on the trot
    no me dan ni un minuto de paz
    to have the trots [colloquial]
    tener diarrea
    estar churriento (Colombia) or (Chile) churrete [colloquial]
    tener cagalera (Spain) or (Mexico) chorrillo [colloquial]

intransitive verb present participle trotting past tense, past participle trotted

  • 1 (Riding)
    (horse/rider)
    trotar
    Example sentences
    • I thought about paying to ride one of the horses, and slowly trotting down the road, until I was out of the sight of the zoo's curator, and then galloping away.
    • By changing the relationship of these lines of influence, we can ask the horse to walk, trot, stop, back or turn and to do those things in a particular direction at a particular speed.
    • We moved off, and I walked, trotted, and cantered on a horse I had only dreamed about owning.
  • 2 (go) (+ adverb complement) I'm just trotting across or over to the library
    voy un momento hasta la biblioteca
    it's about time I was trotting along or off
    es hora de que me vaya
    she trots down to the stores every Wednesday
    va de compras todos los miércoles
    Example sentences
    • 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.

transitive verb present participle trotting past tense, past participle trotted

  • hacer trotar

Phrasal verbs

trot out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
1
(excuses/clichés)
salir con
he trotted out the usual platitudes
salió con las mismas perogrulladas de siempre
2 (facts)
recitar de memoria
recitar como un loro [colloquial]
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Trot

American English: /trɑt/
British English: /trɒt/

noun

  • (British) [colloquial] [derogatory]
    Example sentences
    • 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.
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