gallop

All Noun Verb
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  • Info Gallop is an asymmetrical gait used at high speeds by quadrupedal organisms such as the gait seen in the horse.
  • As soon as we saw him we started towards him in a gallop.
  • They of course would gallop off, and never come back that way again. Cited from The Bush Boys, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • Next morning found us all three galloping along through the open forest. Cited from Adventures in Australia, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • He took it, and off he went as fast as he could gallop. Cited from My First Voyage to Southern Seas, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • As soon as they were near, our party again galloped off and left them behind. Cited from The Mission; or Scenes in Africa, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • Once or twice we had to gallop very hard to get out of their way. Cited from Hurricane Hurry, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • When the young woman passes the young man, he may start his horse galloping.
  • Hardly had this movement been performed, before the red men came galloping by. Cited from The Life and Adventures of Kit Carson, by De Witt C. Peters
  • Two hours later they were ordered to gallop to the front line.
  • In his last gallop before the National, he was back in fine form.
  • Across the fields we could see guns drawn by galloping horses taking up new positions. Cited from On the Fringe of the Great Fight, by George G. Nasmith
  • Desire them to return immediately to the fort, as hard as they can gallop. Cited from The Frontier Fort, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • Then we will set off together, and I will gallop on in advance. Cited from The Hot Swamp, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • When once there he felt capable of going as fast as the horse could gallop. Cited from The Frontier Fort, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • They heard the sound of a horse's galloping on the road outside. Cited from Tristram of Blent, by Anthony Hope
  • His master observed the fact after the first half-hour's gallop. Cited from The Rover of the Andes, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • In ten minutes more the boys were off at a round gallop. Cited from The Saddle Boys in the Grand Canyon, by James Carson
  • There, sure enough, was a bear coming up as fast as he could gallop. Cited from The Boy Hunters, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • Silver had galloped up and was on his feet in a minute at her side. Cited from Boy Woodburn, by Alfred Ollivant
  • The whole party sprang up and followed their chief at full gallop down the pass. Cited from The Madman and the Pirate, by R.M. Ballantyne
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Synonyms of gallop

Meaning of gallop

  • noun A fast gait of a horse; a two-beat stride during which all four legs are off the ground simultaneously
  • verb Ride at a galloping pace
    He was galloping down the road
  • verb Go at galloping speed
    The horse was galloping along
  • verb Cause to move at full gallop
    Did you gallop the horse just now?