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Main Entry: 1trail
Pronunciation: primarystresstramacr(schwa)l
Function: verb
1 : to drag or draw along behind
2 : to lag behind
3 a : to follow upon the scent or trace of : TRACK <dogs trailing a fox> b : to follow in the tracks of : PURSUE <photographers trailed the actor>
4 : to hang down or rest on or creep over the ground <trailing vines> <a trailing skirt>
5 : to form a trail <smoke trailed from the chimney>
6 : to become less and less : DWINDLE <the voice trailed off>
synonym see CHASE

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