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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adverb: At full gallop; at full speed.
noun: A fast gallop; rush.
interjection: A hunting cry by a hunter riding a horse at full speed.
Of obscure origin, perhaps from the sound of a galloping horse’s hooves. Earliest documented use: 1648.
“He supposes himself as a wolf actually to have been galloping tantivy over hill and dale.”
Montague Summers; The Werewolf in Lore and Legend; Dover; 1933.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Men of genius are often dull and inert in society, as the blazing meteor when it descends to earth, is only a stone. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, poet (27 Feb 1807-1882)