1 [trot]
verb (used without object), trotted, trotting.
(of a horse) to go at a gait between a walk and a run, in which the legs move in diagonal pairs, but not quite simultaneously, so that when the movement is slow one foot at least is always on the ground, and when fast all four feet are momentarily off the ground at once.
to go at a quick, steady pace; move briskly; bustle; hurry.
verb (used with object), trotted, trotting.
to cause to trot.
to ride (a horse) at a trot.
to lead at a trot.
to travel over by trotting: to spend the day trotting the country byways.
to execute by trotting.
the gait of a horse, dog, or other quadruped, when trotting.
the sound made by an animal when trotting.
the jogging gait of a human being, between a walk and a run.
Harness Racing. a race for trotters.
brisk, continuous movement or activity: I've been on the trot all afternoon.
Archaic: Disparaging. an old woman.
Slang. a literal translation used illicitly in doing schoolwork; crib; pony.
the trots, Informal. diarrhea.
Informal. a toddling child.
Verb phrases
trot out, Informal.
to bring forward for inspection.
to bring to the attention of; introduce; submit: He trots out his old jokes at every party.

1250–1300; (v.) Middle English trotten < Middle French troter < Germanic; akin to Old High German trottōn to tread, whence Middle High German trotten to run; (noun) Middle English < Middle French, derivative of troter

untrotted, adjective

The meaning “old woman” is archaic, used with disparaging intent especially in contexts where the woman is regarded as mean, ugly, etc. Unabridged
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trot (trɒt)
vb , trots, trotting, trotted
1.  to move or cause to move at a trot
2.  angling to fish (a fast-moving stream or river) by using a float and weighted line that carries the baited hook just above the bottom
3.  jog trot rising trot See also sitting trot a gait of a horse or other quadruped, faster than a walk, in which diagonally opposite legs come down together
4.  a steady brisk pace
5.  (in harness racing) a race for horses that have been trained to trot fast
6.  angling
 a.  one of the short lines attached to a trotline
 b.  the trotline
7.  informal (Austral), (NZ) a run of luck: a good trot
8.  chiefly (Brit) a small child; tot
9.  slang (US) a student's crib
10.  informal on the trot
 a.  one after the other: to read two books on the trot
 b.  busy, esp on one's feet
11.  informal the trots
 a.  diarrhoea
 b.  (NZ) trotting races
[C13: from Old French trot, from troter to trot, of Germanic origin; related to Middle High German trotten to run]

Trot (trɒt)
informal a follower of Trotsky; Trotskyist

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Word Origin & History

c.1300, from O.Fr. trot (12c.), from troter "to trot, to go," from Frankish *trotton (cf. O.H.G. trotton "to tread"), from a variant of the Gmc. base of tread (q.v.). The verb is attested in English from mid-14c. Italian trottare, Sp. trotar also are borrowed from Gmc. To
trot (something) out originally (1838) was in ref. to horses; fig. sense of "produce and display for admiration" is slang first recorded 1845. Trotter "foot of a quadruped" is first recorded 1520s. The trots "diarrhea" is recorded from 1808 (cf. the runs).
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Example sentences
But after two hours he woke up, groggily finished his meal, and later trotted
  off into the sunrise.
Wilbur trotted alongside, holding the wing to keep the flyer level.
The hippos trotted out of the water and began to munch.
Something you've forgotten about gets dusted off and trotted out, usually in
  good company.
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