verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Idioms for trail
- to hold a rifle in the right hand at an oblique angle, with the muzzle forward and the butt a few inches off the ground.
- a command to trail arms.
Origin of trail
synonym study for trail
OTHER WORDS FROM trail
Words nearby trail
Example sentences from the Web for trail
Once Lazarus has successfully hacked a target and taken control of the money, the group attempts to cover up its trail to throw off investigators.North Korean hackers steal billions in cryptocurrency. How do they turn it into real cash?|Patrick O'Neill|September 10, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Nearby, 1,000-acre Cambalache State Forest has eight miles of hiking trails.
Even though it didn’t necessarily take me a long time to do the trail, I still put my life in Portland on pause and set aside this time to do this.
Astronomers are now faced with the possibility that they might lose as much as two-thirds of their data to these satellite trails.Satellite mega-constellations risk ruining astronomy forever|Neel Patel|September 2, 2020|MIT Technology Review
I was born on that mountain, and I’ve spent most of my 44 years riding these trails on my mountain bike and my dirt bike, trail-running, and exploring with my wife and daughters.
Recall how Clinton returned to Arkansas from the campaign trail to preside over the execution of a mentally disabled man.
To break her self-destructive cycle and heal, she decides to hike 1,100 miles of the Pacific Crest Trail solo.Exclusive: The Making of Reese Witherspoon’s Golden Globe-Nominated ‘Wild’|Marlow Stern|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mothers pushed their children's heads down and they sped through town, leaving a trail of machine-gun shells in their wake.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One seemed particularly promising, by a trail with a big pile of natural brush to furnish a screen.Knowing Where the Bodies Are Buried: An Excerpt From 'Lives in Ruins'|Marilyn Johnson|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Instead, that trail seems to lead to another Spinal Solutions contractor, Ryan Zavilenski.
No trail was so obtuse, no thicket so dense that members of that regiment would not track them to their lair.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
If it should ever be my lot to take the Long Trail at short notice, I hope it will be under a blue sky and a blazing sun.
When we got down into the bottom Mac turned aside to the deep-worn trail and glanced sharply down at the ruts.
She had been walking alone with her arms hanging limp, letting her white skirts trail along the dewy path.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
By using his walking stick he discovered that they formed a trail to a point in the wall.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
British Dictionary definitions for trail
Derived forms of trailtrail-less, adjective
Word Origin for trail
Idioms and Phrases with trail
see blaze a trail.