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Past tense for to follow or pursue someone or something closely from behind
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“A more reliable procedure is for the officer to trail the suspect, keeping the dispatcher informed of his location.”
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Past tense for to walk or move slowly or wearily
“Their tired donkeys, heavily laden, trail slowly behind them.”
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Past tense for to fall or lag behind, especially in a game or contest
“It looked like they would trail by only four points before Johnson slotted a penalty after halftime.”
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Past tense for to fade gradually before stopping
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“The medium's voice began to trail off, her words grew faint and then finally stopped.”
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Past tense for to draw or be drawn along behind someone or something
“If you are going to trail a cart from a bicycle, I think 16-inch wheels are the minimum.”
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Past tense for to hang over the edge of something
“Plant a few bright-colored impatiens mixed with English ivy to trail over the edges of your hosta containers.”
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Past tense for to creep along the surface of something
“Hydrangeas are massed along the circular driveway, accentuated with larger shrubs, while vines trail along the stone foundation.”
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Past tense for to give advance publicity to (a film, broadcast, or proposal)
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“This is how TV channels repeatedly trail their top shows to try to make us watch them.”
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Past tense for to move slowly, heavily, clumsily, or with difficulty
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Past tense for to move or walk, especially in an orderly fashion as a group in a single line
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Past tense for to move or pass at a slow speed, especially of time
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Past tense for to apply great and continuous effort
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Past tense for to cause splashing by moving a body part like a bill or limb in soft mud, water, etc.
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Past tense for to draw someone or something out, to entice, to lure as if with trailing bait
Adjective
Mounted on tracks
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