jog trot

noun
  1. a slow, regular, jolting pace, as of a horse.
  2. an uneventful, humdrum way of living, doing something, etc.: a sleepy little town where life proceeded at a jog trot.

Origin of jog trot

First recorded in 1700–10
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jog trot

noun
  1. an easy bouncy gait, esp of a horse, midway between a walk and a trot
  2. a monotonous or regular way of living or doing something
verb jog-trot -trots, -trotting or -trotted
  1. (intr) to move at a jog trot
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