Definitions for: Gait


[n] a person's manner of walking
[n] a horse's manner of moving
[n] the rate of moving (especially walking or running)



Webster (1913) Definition: Gait, n. [See Gate a way.]
1. A going; a walk; a march; a way.

Good gentleman, go your gait, and let poor folks
pass. --Shak.

2. Manner of walking or stepping; bearing or carriage while
moving.

'T is Cinna; I do know him by his gait. --Shak.

Synonyms: pace

See Also: angry walk, beats per minute, bpm, canter, double time, flounce, gallop, hitch, hobble, jog trot, limp, locomotion, lope, lurch, M.M., metronome marking, pacing, prance, quick time, rack, rate, roll, saunter, single-foot, skip, stagger, stalk, strut, stumble, swagger, travel, trot, waddle, walk, walking

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