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Definition of gallop noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1[singular] the fastest speed at which a horse can run, with a stage in which all four feet are off the ground together He rode off at a gallop. My horse suddenly broke into a gallop.
  2. 2[countable] a ride on a horse at its fastest speed to go for a gallop
  3. 3[singular] an unusually fast speed She always lives life at a gallop.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: gallop

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