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
Example sentences from the Web for trail
It has a dog run, tons of trails, and the most incredible views of the Golden Gate Bridge.Berkeley: A City That Fights for the Rights of All|LGBTQ-Editor|November 20, 2020|No Straight News
Fewer skiers on trails and in lodges might remind the industry that the experience was originally conceived to take place in nature with elbow room.
Even on the course, where the trail narrows, the line of racers backs up behind a slower runner and bunches together at choke-points.As the coronavirus tears through rural Maryland, an ultramarathon plans to race on|Rick Maese|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
After a three-hour ascent along the Falling Waters Trail, my partner and I reached the peak of Little Haystack Mountain, the first of three summits along the trail.
It’s a perfect cup for someone who wants the richness of espresso out on the trail.Now You Can Steep Your Coffee Like Tea—and It's Awesome|AC Shilton|November 11, 2020|Outside Online
But a poll released Monday gave Hanabusa a 3-point lead, after she had trailed for much of the campaign.
He faces Oklahoma Corporation Commissioner Patrice Douglas, who narrowly trailed Russell with 24.5 percent.
The stories trailed off at the firing of the three-volley salute and as Taps began to play.The Names You Don’t Hear: Nearly 200 Women Have Died in Iraq and Afghanistan|Kate Hoit|May 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her voice trailed off and she looked out on to the road, overcrowded with traffic and dirty.The Price of ‘Free’: Models Moonlighting as Escorts|Anonymous|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Filmmaker Diana Whitten trailed Gomperts for seven years, capturing contentious missions to Spain and Morocco.Vessel's Dr. Rebecca Gomperts on Providing Abortions to Women in International Waters|Marlow Stern|March 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The gnarled hands shut up into clenched fists, and the feeble voice trailed off in an agonized moan.
I have taken a violent dislike to more than one clever American man merely because he trailed his voice through his nose.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Then they trailed across the flat toward me, MacRae blandly bringing up the rear.
From the set of his shoulders, it seemed that he might be just as glad the alley was dim; but he simply trailed along behind.Fee of the Frontier|Horace Brown Fyfe
When he first saw the valley it was from the top of one of the hills where he had trailed and shot a bear.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
British Dictionary definitions for trail
Derived forms of trailtrail-less, adjective
Word Origin for trail
Idioms and Phrases with trail
see blaze a trail.