At full gallop; at top speed.
A hunting cry.
At full gallop; headlong.
A fast, furious gallop; top speed.
A gallop; rapid movement.
(obsolete) At full tilt.
To ride tantivy.
(informal) The sound of a hunting horn in imitation of a galloping horse.
Origin of tantivy
- Origin unknown
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- A fox-hunting term, said to be from the note of a hunting horn.