What does trailing mean?

Definitions for trailing
trail·ing

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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

Wiktionary

  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?

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How to say trailing in sign language?

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Numerology

  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. Ohio Gov. John Kasich:

    Marco Rubio is trailing in Florida by 17 points. You know what, why aren't they telling him to get out and get behind me? I have a better chance of winning in Ohio than he does in Florida. I mean this is nonsense.

  2. William Wordsworth:

    Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting. The soul that rises with us, our life's star, hath had elsewhere its setting, and comet from afar: not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come from God, who is our home.

  3. Neal Smith:

    What's interesting is, if you look at the rear T-38, you see these shocks kind of interact in a curve, this is because the trailing T-38 is flying in the wake of the leading aircraft, so the shocks are going to be shaped differently. This data is really going to help us advance our understanding of how these shocks interact.

  4. David Yepsen:

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

  5. John Kasich:

    Marco Rubio is trailing in Florida by 17 points. You know what, why aren't they telling him to get out and get behind me? i have a better chance of winning in Ohio than he does in Florida. I mean this is nonsense.

Images & Illustrations of trailing

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