dogtrot

Synonyms and related words:
amble, andante, burst, burst of speed, canter, claudicate, claudication, crawl, creep, dash, dead march, dead run, drag, drag along, drag out, flank speed, flat-out speed, footpace, forced draft, full gallop, funeral march, gallop, go dead slow, go slow, hand gallop, headlong rush, heavy right foot, high lope, hobble, idle, inch, inch along, jog, jog trot, jog-trot, laze, leisurely gait, limp, lope, lumbering pace, maximum speed, mincing steps, mosey, open throttle, plod, plunge, poke, poke along, race, rack, run, rush, saunter, scamper, scud, scurry, scuttle, shamble, shuffle, shuffle along, slouch, slow march, slow motion, sprint, spurt, stagger along, stroll, toddle, toddle along, totter along, traipse, trot, trudge, waddle, walk, wide-open speed, worm, worm along

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • dogtrot — [dôg′trät΄] n. 1. a slow, easy trot, like a dog s ☆ 2. Chiefly South a covered passageway between two parts of a building …   English World dictionary

  • dogtrot — n. a gentle easy trot. * * * noun a steady trot like that of a dog • Hypernyms: ↑jog, ↑trot, ↑lope * * * I. ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: dog (I) + trot …   Useful english dictionary

  • dogtrot — I. noun Date: 15th century 1. a quick easy gait suggesting that of a dog 2. chiefly Southern & Midland a roofed passage similar to a breezeway; especially one connecting two parts of a cabin II. intransitive verb Date: circa 1900 to move or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dogtrot — /dawg trot , dog /, n., v., dogtrotted, dogtrotting. n. 1. a gentle trot, like that of a dog. 2. South Midland and Southern U.S. a covered passage or porch linking two parts of a house; breezeway. v.i. 3. to go or move at a gentle trot or a… …   Universalium

  • dogtrot — dog•trot [[t]ˈdɔgˌtrɒt, ˈdɒg [/t]] n., v. trot•ted, trot•ting. 1) a gentle trot, like that of a dog 2) dial. Southern U.S. breezeway 3) dial. to go at a dogtrot • Etymology: 1655–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • dogtrot — /ˈdɒgtrɒt/ (say dogtrot) noun a gentle trot, like that of a dog …   Australian English dictionary

  • dogtrot — noun a) A steady trotting motion similar to that of a dog. b) (Southern US) A breezeway; i.e., a structure with a roof and open sides that connects two buildings …   Wiktionary

  • dogtrot — n. gentle relaxed trot …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dogtrot — noun a gentle easy trot …   English new terms dictionary

  • Dogtrot house — The Autrey House (c. 1849), a typical one story hewn log dogtrot in Dubach, Louisiana. On the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) …   Wikipedia

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