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hoofing

See definition of hoofing on Dictionary.com
  • as instep
  • as intread
  • as inperegrinate
  • as inhike

synonyms for hoofing

  • dance
  • go down
  • skip
  • stride
  • tiptoe
  • tread
  • walk
  • advance
  • ambulate
  • ascend
  • descend
  • hoof it
  • mince
  • pace
  • prance
  • traipse
  • trip
  • troop
  • go backward
  • go forward
  • go up
  • move backward
  • move forward
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How to use hoofing in a sentence

There'll be a stampede, with every laborer on the line hoofing it for Copah.
EMPIRE BUILDERSFRANCIS LYNDE
Henry wasn't with the car, at that moment, but was hoofing it into Ash Fork from the hills, glad to have his scalp with him.
MOTOR MATT'S MYSTERYSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
I was hoofing it over the flinty highway, trying to favour my blisters, when I heard a hail behind me.
THE GLORY OF THE COMINGIRVIN S. COBB
But I had sterner work before me than to stand hoofing it by myself on gravel drives.
RIGHT HO, JEEVESP. G. WODEHOUSE
Trust Gladys for hoofing her out of it in double quick time, he remarked.
THE ANGEL OF PAINE. F. BENSON
We shall be much happier ranching or hoofing it with the Lost Legion.
JOHN BROWNCAPTAIN R. W. CAMPBELL
Weve got a good thirty miles of hoofing it down the trail before well be anywhere near a place we can get horses.
SLIM EVANS AND HIS HORSE LIGHTNINGGRAHAM M. DEAN
Weve done better than twenty miles of hoofing it along this trail since sunup.
SLIM EVANS AND HIS HORSE LIGHTNINGGRAHAM M. DEAN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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