trot out

trotted out; trotting out; trots out

Definition of trot out

transitive verb

1 : to lead out and show the paces of (a horse)
2 : to bring forward for display or use trotted out a new excuse

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Examples of trot out in a Sentence

after no one bought the first explanation, they trotted out another

First Known Use of trot out

1836, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of trot out was in 1836

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“Trot out.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 12 December 2019.

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