gallop

  • 1 Gallop — may refer to: *Gallop, the fastest horse gait *Gallop (studio), a Japanese animation studio *Galop or Gallop, a lively ballroom dance *Gallop rhythm, an abnormal heart sound. *Armed Police Unit Gallop, an arcade game. *Gallop (drumming), *Gallop …

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  • 2 Gallop — Gal lop, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Galloped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Galloping}.] [OE. galopen, F. galoper, of German origin; cf. assumed Goth. ga hlaupan to run, OHG. giloufen, AS. gehle[ a]pan to leap, dance, fr. root of E. leap, and a prefix; or cf.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Gallop — bezeichnet: Gallop (Studio) (bis 2001: Studio Gallop), ein japanisches Animationsstudio Gallop ist der Name folgender Personen: Geoffrey Gallop, ehemaliger Premierminister von Western Australia Martin Gallop (* 1962), kanadischer Musiker …

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  • 4 Gallop — Gal lop, n. [Cf. F. galop. See {Gallop}, v. i., and cf. {Galop}.] A mode of running by a quadruped, particularly by a horse, by lifting alternately the fore feet and the hind feet, in successive leaps or bounds. [1913 Webster] {Hand gallop}, a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 gallop — ► NOUN 1) the fastest pace of a horse or other quadruped, with all the feet off the ground together in each stride. 2) a ride on a horse at a gallop. ► VERB (galloped, galloping) 1) go or cause to go at the pace of a gallop. 2) proceed at great… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 gallop — [gal′əp] vi. [ME galopen < OFr galoper < Frank * walahlaupan, to run well < * wala, akin to WELL2 + * hlaupan, to run, akin to LEAP] 1. to go at a gallop 2. to move, progress, or act very fast; hurry vt. to cause to gallop n. [ …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Gallop — Gal lop, v. t. To cause to gallop. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Gallop [1] — Gallop (Reith.), s. Galopp …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 Gallop [2] — Gallop, Inselgruppe im O. des Ontariosees, gehört zu Canada (Britisches Nordamerika) …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 10 gallop — index race Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 gallop — англ. [га/лэп] galop фр. [гало/] Galopp нем. [гало/п] galoppo ит. [гало/ппо] галоп, танец …

    Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • 12 gallop — meaning ‘to go at a fast pace’, has inflected forms galloped, galloping …

    Modern English usage

  • 13 gallop — [v] bolt, race with slight jumping motion amble, canter, career, course, dart, dash, fly, hasten, hurdle, hurry, jump, leap, lope, pace, rack, run, rush, shoot, speed, spring, sprint, stride, tear along, trot, zoom; concepts 150,194 …

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  • 14 gallop — I UK [ˈɡæləp] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms gallop : present tense I/you/we/they gallop he/she/it gallops present participle galloping past tense galloped past participle galloped * 1) a) if a horse gallops, it runs at its fastest speed The …

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  • 15 gallop — gal|lop1 [ gæləp ] verb * 1. ) intransitive if a horse gallops, it runs at its fastest speed: The jockeys were up early galloping their horses around the track. a ) intransitive or transitive to ride a horse very fast: gallop away/off/across etc …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 gallop — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ fast, good ▪ steady VERB + GALLOP ▪ break into ▪ The horses broke into a gallop when they heard the gunshot …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 17 gallop — gal|lop1 [ˈgæləp] v [Date: 1500 1600; : Old French; Origin: galoper] 1.) if a horse gallops, it moves very fast with all its feet leaving the ground together →↑canter, trot ↑trot ▪ A neighbour s horse came galloping down the road, riderless. ▪ a… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 gallop — [[t]gæ̱ləp[/t]] gallops, galloping, galloped 1) V ERG When a horse gallops, it runs very fast so that all four legs are off the ground at the same time. If you gallop a horse, you make it gallop. [V adv/prep] The horses galloped away... [V n… …

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  • 19 gallop — galloper, n. /gal euhp/, v.i. 1. to ride a horse at a gallop; ride at full speed: They galloped off to meet their friends. 2. to run rapidly by leaps, as a horse; go at a gallop. 3. to go fast, race, or hurry, as a person or time. v.t. 4. to… …

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  • 20 gallop — 1 verb 1 (I) if a horse gallops, it moves very fast with all its feet leaving the ground together (+ along/across/towards): wild horses galloping over the sand 2 (I, T) if you gallop, you ride very fast on a horse or you make it go very fast (+… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English