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Entry Word: trail
Function: noun
Text: 1 a rough course or way formed by or as if by repeated footsteps <took a trail through the woods to get to the main road>
Synonyms footpath, path, pathway, trace, track
Related Words bridle path; towpath; bypath, byroad, byway, passageway, walkway; detour, shortcut; course, passage, road, route, run, runway, way
2 a mark or series of marks left on a surface by something that has passed along it <the slugs left a slimy trail on the sidewalk> -- see TRACK 1