on the trot

idiom

Definition of on the trot

British, informal
1 : following one after another He won the race three times on the trot.
2 : busy all the time Working full-time and raising children keeps her on the trot from morning till night.

Learn More about on the trot

Share on the trot

Statistics for on the trot

Look-up Popularity

Comments on on the trot

What made you want to look up on the trot? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

esteemed in general opinion

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!