Definition of on the trot
- He won the race three times on the trot.
- Working full-time and raising children keeps her on the trot from morning till night.
: to ride, drive, or proceed at a trot
: to proceed briskly : hurry
: to cause to go at a trot
: a moderately fast gait of a quadruped (such as a horse) in which the legs move in diagonal pairs
: a jogging gait of a human that falls between a walk and a run
: a ride on horseback
: an adherent of Trotskyism : trotskyist, trotskyite
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