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"trot" in British English

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trotverb

uk   /trɒt/  us   /trɑːt/ (-tt-)
  • trot verb (HURRY)

[I usually + adv/prep] informal When people trot somewhere, they go there in a quick or busy way: She came trotting down the street after me.
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[I + adv/prep] mainly UK to speak or do something too quickly: She was rather nervous and trotted through her speech a bit too quickly.

trotnoun

uk   /trɒt/  us   /trɑːt/
(Definition of trot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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trotverb [I always + adv/prep]

 us   /trɑt/
(of a horse or other animal with four legs) to move in a way that is slightly faster than walking
A person who trots runs slowly: She trotted along behind them, determined to keep up.
trot
noun [C usually sing]  us   /trɑt/
The horse was moving at a slow trot.
(Definition of trot from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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