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gallop

gal·lop

gallop

pronunciation:
gae lp
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: galloped, galloping, gallops
definition 1: to ride a horse at full speed.
The cowboy galloped alongside the herd of cattle.
definition 2: to move or run forward rapidly; go fast.
Wild horses galloped freely across the range.
antonyms:
amble
 
part of speech: noun
definition: the fastest pace of a horse or other animal that has four legs. During a gallop, all four feet are off the ground at one point during each stride.
 
derivation: galloper (n.)
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