What does trailing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trailing, tracking(noun)

    the pursuit (of a person or animal) by following tracks or marks they left behind


  1. trailing(Adjective)

    to converge in the direction of travel

Webster Dictionary

  1. Trailing

    of Trail

  2. Trailing

    a. & vb. n. from Trail

Anagrams for trailing »

  1. ringtail

  2. trialing

How to pronounce trailing?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say trailing in sign language?

  1. trailing


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trailing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trailing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of trailing in a Sentence

  1. David Yepsen:

    Jeb is trailing in the polls, he's got nothing to lose.

  2. The CAF:

    Much of the internal structure on the wing's trailing edge is badly damaged.

  3. Ted Cruz:

    You know it's interesting, this issue did not seem to concern Donald until a little over a week ago when suddenly he was trailing in the polls in Iowa.

  4. John Felton:

    I'm not doing nothing, because I have a Michigan plate, other than that why are you trailing me? you made direct eye contact with me and held onto it when I was passing you.

  5. Shailesh Kshatriya:

    Equities seem to be taking some comfort from the Fed announcement, however the benefits are not as far-reaching as domestic investors would like with the TSX trailing the U.S. today.

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