verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of gallop
Related formsgal·lop·er, nounout·gal·lop, verb (used with object)
Examples from the Web for gallop
“Our entire aim is to help make it easier to talk about sex,” says Gallop.
At one point the coach driver whipped the horses into a gallop and drove right through the Hessian army.Beethoven in Love: The Woman Who Captivated the Young Composer|John Suchet|January 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The haredi leadership is ready to gallop at full speed over this religious fiscal cliff.
She realized it, but there was nothing she could do to husband his strength, nothing left her but to gallop on.Woven with the Ship|Cyrus Townsend Brady
After I crossed the Horsepen, which almost swam our horses, I started off at a gallop, thinking the pursuit was over.Mosby's War Reminiscences|John Singleton Mosby
Away went the spirited team on a gallop, the turnout bouncing from side to side over the rocky road.The Rover Boys Down East|Arthur M. Winfield
"Let us hasten on, then;" and the troop set off at a gallop.The Pearl of the Andes|Gustave Aimard
Chariot-horses were trained to three paces, a walk, a trot, and a gallop.