"gallop" in the noun sense
a fast gait of a horse a two-beat stride during which all four legs are off the ground simultaneously
"gallop" in the verb sense
ride at a galloping pace
"He was galloping down the road"
go at galloping speed
"The horse was galloping along"
3. gallop, extend
cause to move at full gallop
"Did you gallop the horse just now?"
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