Trail - v. t. To hunt by the track; to track.
Trail - v. t. To draw or drag, as along the ground.
Trail - v. t. To carry, as a firearm, with the breech near the ground
and the upper part inclined forward, the piece being held by the right
hand near the middle.
Trail - v. t. To tread down, as grass, by walking through it; to lay
Trail - v. t. To take advantage of the ignorance of; to impose upon.
Trail - v. i. To be drawn out in length; to follow after.
Trail - v. i. To grow to great length, especially when slender and
creeping upon the ground, as a plant; to run or climb.
Trail - n. A track left by man or beast; a track followed by the
hunter; a scent on the ground by the animal pursued; as, a deer trail.
Trail - n. A footpath or road track through a wilderness or wild
region; as, an Indian trail over the plains.
Trail - n. Anything drawn out to a length; as, the trail of a meteor; a
trail of smoke.
Trail - n. Anything drawn behind in long undulations; a train.
Trail - n. Anything drawn along, as a vehicle.
Trail - n. A frame for trailing plants; a trellis.
Trail - n. The entrails of a fowl, especially of game, as the woodcock,
and the like; -- applied also, sometimes, to the entrails of sheep.
Trail - n. That part of the stock of a gun carriage which rests on the
ground when the piece is unlimbered. See Illust. of Gun carriage, under
Trail - n. The act of taking advantage of the ignorance of a person; an