the trots

Definition of the trots


  1. :  diarrhea (an illness that causes a person to pass waste from the body very frequently and in liquid rather than solid form)

Word by Word Definitions

trotplay trots
  1. :  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

  1. :  to ride, drive, or proceed at a trot

    :  to proceed briskly :  hurry

    :  to cause to go at a trot

  1. :  trotline

    :  one of the short lines with hooks that are attached to a trotline at intervals

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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