What does the word gallop mean?

Usage examples for gallop

  1. You can't ride ahead of him; he'll gallop on and won't let you pass him; so don't try. – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough
  2. After a while the trooper came up at a gallop, and Curtis called to him sharply: " Any better?" – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss
  3. Benedict was told where the house was, and went off at a gallop to make up for lost time. – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas