Meaning of trail

Definition of trail

(noun) a track or mark left by something that has passed; "there as a trail of blood"; "a tear left its trail on her cheek"
evidence pointing to a possible solution; "the police are following a promising lead"; "the trail led straight to the perpetrator"
(verb) to lag or linger behind; "But in so many other areas we still are dragging"
go after with the intent to catch; "The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; "the dog chased the rabbit"
move, proceed, or walk draggingly or slowly; "John trailed behind his class mates"; "The Mercedes trailed behind the horse cart"
hang down so as to drag along the ground; "The bride's veiled trailed along the ground"
drag loosely along a surface; allow to sweep the ground; "The toddler was trailing his pants"; "She trained her long scarf behind her"

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