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Blumenthal, a courtly gentleman of 68 in a perfectly crisp blue shirt, gets laughs by trotting out his rudimentary Spanish.

Years before picking up a bow, Yasin was a globe-trotting fashion model in his 20s.

The old men of the NFL are trotting out the same tired arguments the codgers in the Pentagon got away with for years.

Based on my input, the next stop on my globe-trotting itinerary should be…Vermont!

Though Crane said he kept both lawyers from “trotting out the issue of race,” it remained “a 900-pound gorilla in the background.”

A white horse, drawing a buggy, was trotting along the road by the side of the cornfield.

High overhead a lark was pouring out its song; in the lane at the orchard end rang the beat of trotting hoofs.

He came trotting up to the suit case which Marie had spread wide open on the bed, stood up on his tippy toes, and peered in.

After his failure at Castlemaine, Perrott said that the work of ‘trotting the mountains’ was not suited to English soldiers.

Trotting, prancing, and snorting as they came down the lane, they settled down once they were in the stable lot.


On this page you'll find 17 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to trotting, such as: competing, contest, darting, dashing, flying, and galloping.

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