a. & vb. n1.a. & vb. n. from Trail.
Trailing arbutus
(Bot.) See under Arbutus.
Trailing spring
a spring fixed in the axle box of the trailing wheels of a locomotive engine, and so placed as to assist in deadening any shock which may occur.
Trailing wheel
a hind wheel of a locomotive when it is not a driving wheel; also, one of the hind wheels of a carriage.
- Weale.
Noun1.trailing - the pursuit (of a person or animal) by following tracks or marks they left behind
Synonyms: tracking
Adj.1.trailing - having the lower score or lagging position in a contest; "behind by two points"; "the 8th inning found the home team trailing"
Synonyms: behind
bugging, chase, chasing, cloak-and-dagger work, consecutive, counterespionage, counterintelligence, dogging, electronic surveillance, espial, espionage, follow, follow-up, following, heeling, hounding, hue and cry, hunting, intelligence, intelligence work, military intelligence, observation, prosecution, pursual, pursuance, pursuing, pursuit, quest, searching, secret police, secret service, seeking, sequel, sequence, series, shadowing, spying, stakeout, stalking, succeeding, surveillance, tailing, tracking, tracking down, wiretap, wiretapping
Translate Trailing to German
Tragulus kanchil
trail bike
Trail boards
trail boss
trail head
Trail net
trail riding
Trail rope
trailer camp
trailer park
trailer truck
-- Trailing --
trailing arbutus
Trailing edge
trailing four o'clock
Trailing spring
Trailing wheel
trailing windmills
train depot
Train dispatcher
train fare
Train mile
Train of artillery
Train of mechanism
train of thought
Train oil
Train road
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