galloping

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adjective gal·lop·ing \ˈga-lə-piŋ\

Definition of galloping

  1. :  progressing, developing, or increasing rapidly <galloping inflation> <a galloping farce> <galloping alcoholism>

Examples of galloping in a sentence

  1. <the galloping pace of development in that Sunbelt state>

1567

First Known Use of galloping

1567


GALLOPING Defined for English Language Learners

galloping

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adjective gal·lop·ing \ˈga-lə-piŋ\

Definition of galloping for English Language Learners

  • : quickly developing or increasing


Medical Dictionary

galloping

adjective gal·lop·ing

Medical Definition of galloping

  1. of a disease :  progressing rapidly toward a fatal conclusion <galloping consumption>



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