Origin of galop
Examples from the Web for galop
The valse deux temps keeps its precedence in Europe as the favourite measure, varied with galop, polka, and polka mazourka.
The band were playing a galop, but that was stopped at once, to the great confusion of the dancers.The Way We Live Now|Anthony Trollope
Galop, gal′op, n. a lively round dance of German origin: music for such a dance.
The waltz, galop, redowa, and polka step can all be utilized in it.
The galop has, during the long langour of the dance, alone held its own, in the matter of jollity.