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TROTTER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does trotter mean? 

TROTTER (noun)
  The noun TROTTER has 2 senses:

1. foot of a pig or sheep especially one used as food
2. a horse trained to trot; especially a horse trained for harness racing

  Familiarity information: TROTTER used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


TROTTER (noun)


Sense 1trotter [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Foot of a pig or sheep especially one used as food

Classified under:

Nouns denoting animals

Hypernyms ("trotter" is a kind of...):

animal foot; foot (the pedal extremity of vertebrates other than human beings)

Holonyms ("trotter" is a part of...):

grunter; hog; pig; squealer; Sus scrofa (domestic swine)

sheep (woolly usually horned ruminant mammal related to the goat)


Sense 2trotter [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A horse trained to trot; especially a horse trained for harness racing

Classified under:

Nouns denoting animals

Synonyms:

trotting horse; trotter

Hypernyms ("trotter" is a kind of...):

bangtail; race horse; racehorse (a horse bred for racing)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "trotter"):

pole horse (the horse having a starting position next to the inside rail in a harness race)


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