Webster 1913 Edition
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
To move or run in the mode called a gallop; as a horse; to go at a gallop; to run or move with speed.
galloplively down the western hill.
To ride a horse at a gallop.
Fig.: To go rapidly or carelessly, as in making a hasty examination.
Such superficial ideas he may collect in
To cause to gallop.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To move or run with leaps, as a horse to run or move with speed.
But gallop lively down the western hill.
2.To ride with a galloping pace.
We galloped towards the enemy.
3.To move very fast; to run over.
Such superficial ideas he may collect in galloping over it.