How Do You Spell TROT?

Correct spelling for the English word "trot" is [t_ɹ_ˈɒ_t], [tɹˈɒt], [tɹˈɒt]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of TROT

  1. trot, v.i. to go, lifting the feet quicker and higher than in walking: to walk or move fast: to run.--v.t. to ride at a trot:--pr.p. trot'ting; pa.t. and pa.p. trot'ted.--n. the pace of a horse or other quadruped when trotting: a toddling child: (slang) a crib, translation.--ns. TROT'TER, one that trots: a trotting-horse: the foot of an animal, as a sheep: (slang) the human foot; TROTTOIR (trot-wor'), a footway at the side of a street.--TROT OUT, to exhibit the paces of: to show. [O. Fr. trotter, troter--Low L. trot[=a]re, to go; prob. from Old High Ger. trott[=o]n, freq. of tretan, to tread.]

Common Misspellings for TROT

Below is the list of 438 misspellings for the word "trot".

Usage Examples for TROT

  1. He led the way to a hedge, forced his way through, and I followed, and once more he led me along at a trot, with the great house right before us among the trees, and then, striking off to the right, he went through field after field, and then through a gate, and along by the side of a deep ditch, to stop short all at once, as a man started out of the hollow, and tried to hide a small gun. - "Burr Junior" by G. Manville Fenn
  2. Now, Major, said the doctor, you trot along to my house while I speak a word or two to Doyle. - "General John Regan 1913" by George A. Birmingham
  3. So you two trot right up to the house and prepare to stay the week out. - "On With Torchy" by Sewell Ford
  4. I don't try to control your opinions; but if you are going to take sides with those who are coming down here to rob us of our property, you may trot right back to the quarter and leave us to do our own work. - "Marcy The Blockade Runner" by Harry Castlemon
  5. For a while Rollo stood staring after Dupont, then he started off at a slow trot in the direction of home, and was soon out of sight. - "Fragments of an Autobiography" by Felix Moscheles