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German translation of “trail”

trail

verb /treil/
to drag, or be dragged, along loosely
herunterhängen
Garments were trailing from the suitcase.
to walk slowly and usually wearily
sich schleppen
He trailed down the road.
to follow the track of
verfolgen
The herd of reindeer was being trailed by a pack of wolves.
trailer noun a vehicle pulled behind a motor car
der Anhänger
We carry our luggage in a trailer.
(American) a caravan.
der Wohnwagen
a short film advertising a complete film
die Filmvorschau
a teaser trailer.
(Definition of trail from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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