1. a social dance, in quadruple meter, performed by couples, characterized by various combinations of slow and quick steps.
2. a pace, as of a horse, consisting of a series of short steps, as in slackening from a trot to a walk.
Pronunciation: (foks'trot"),[key] —v.i.,-trot•ted, -trot•ting. to dance a fox trot.
Pronunciation: (foks'trot"),[key] —n. a word used in communications to represent the letter F.