gallop n : a fast gait of a horse; a two-beat stride during which all four legs are off the ground simultaneously
1 ride at a galloping pace; "He was galloping down the road"
2 go at galloping speed; "The horse was galloping along"
3 cause to move at full gallop; "Did you gallop the horse just now?" [syn: extend]
EtymologyFrom galoper, from galop.
- ride at a galloping pace
Gallop may refer to:
- Gallop, the fastest horse gait
- Gallop (studio), a Japanese animation studio
- Galop or Gallop, a lively ballroom dance
- Gallop rhythm, an abnormal heart sound.
- Armed Police Unit Gallop, an arcade game.
- Gallop (drumming),
- Gallop, Johnson & Neuman, L.C., the St. Louis-based law firm.
gallop in German: Galopp
gallop in Japanese: ギャロップ
gallop in Russian: Галоп (значения)
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