troat


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troat

(trəʊt)
vb
(Zoology) (intr) (of a rutting buck) to call or bellow
[C17: probably related to Old French trout, trut, a cry used by hunters to urge on the dogs]

troat


Past participle: troated
Gerund: troating

Imperative
troat
troat
Present
I troat
you troat
he/she/it troats
we troat
you troat
they troat
Preterite
I troated
you troated
he/she/it troated
we troated
you troated
they troated
Present Continuous
I am troating
you are troating
he/she/it is troating
we are troating
you are troating
they are troating
Present Perfect
I have troated
you have troated
he/she/it has troated
we have troated
you have troated
they have troated
Past Continuous
I was troating
you were troating
he/she/it was troating
we were troating
you were troating
they were troating
Past Perfect
I had troated
you had troated
he/she/it had troated
we had troated
you had troated
they had troated
Future
I will troat
you will troat
he/she/it will troat
we will troat
you will troat
they will troat
Future Perfect
I will have troated
you will have troated
he/she/it will have troated
we will have troated
you will have troated
they will have troated
Future Continuous
I will be troating
you will be troating
he/she/it will be troating
we will be troating
you will be troating
they will be troating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been troating
you have been troating
he/she/it has been troating
we have been troating
you have been troating
they have been troating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been troating
you will have been troating
he/she/it will have been troating
we will have been troating
you will have been troating
they will have been troating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been troating
you had been troating
he/she/it had been troating
we had been troating
you had been troating
they had been troating
Conditional
I would troat
you would troat
he/she/it would troat
we would troat
you would troat
they would troat
Past Conditional
I would have troated
you would have troated
he/she/it would have troated
we would have troated
you would have troated
they would have troated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.troat - emit a cry intended to attract other animalstroat - emit a cry intended to attract other animals; used especially of animals at rutting time
let loose, let out, utter, emit - express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words); "She let out a big heavy sigh"; "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"
References in classic literature ?
Natty Bumppo—tare he troat open—come a see, masser Richard—here he be—here he be.
I will cut his troat in de Park, and I will teach a scurvy jackanape priest to meddle or make" (1.
O-words containing long segments baa bay beep bellow blare bleat blow boo boohoo boom bowwow bray buzz bzz caw cheep claw clear cloop coo creak croak cry cuckoo drone eek gnarr grind groan growl grr hoot paw peal peep pipe pow prate pule purr scrape scream screech shriek squeak squeal teehee toot troat tweet ululate whoop 2.