galloping

adjective gal·lop·ing \ ˈga-lə-piŋ \

Definition of galloping

: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

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Origin and Etymology of galloping

from present participle of 1gallop


GALLOPING Defined for English Language Learners

galloping

adjective

Definition of galloping for English Language Learners

  • : quickly developing or increasing


Medical Dictionary

galloping

adjective

medical Definition of galloping

of a disease
:progressing rapidly toward a fatal conclusion
  • galloping consumption


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