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Definition of trodden (Meaning of trodden)
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Tread Tread, v. i. [imp. {Trod}; p. p. {Trodden}, {Trod}; p.
	     pr. & vb. n. {Treading}.] [OE. treden, AS. tredan; akin to
	     OFries. treda, OS. tredan, D. & LG. treden, G. treten, OHG.
	     tretan, Icel. tro?a, Sw. tr[*a]da, tr["a]da, Dan. tr[ae]de,
	     Goth. trudan, and perhaps ultimately to F. tramp; cf. Gr. ? a
	     running, Skr. dram to run. Cf. {Trade}, {Tramp}, {Trot}.]
	     1. To set the foot; to step.
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	              Where'er you tread, the blushing flowers shall rise.
	                                                    --Pope.
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	              Fools rush in where angels fear to tread. --Pope.
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	              The hard stone
	              Under our feet, on which we tread and go. --Chaucer.
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	     2. To walk or go; especially, to walk with a stately or a
	        cautious step.
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	              Ye that . . . stately tread, or lowly creep.
	                                                    --Milton.
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	     3. To copulate; said of birds, esp. the males. --Shak.
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	     {To tread on} or {To tread upon}.
	        (a) To trample; to set the foot on in contempt. ``Thou
	            shalt tread upon their high places.'' --Deut. xxxiii.
	            29.
	        (b) to follow closely. ``Year treads on year.''
	            --Wordsworth.
	
	     {To tread upon the heels of}, to follow close upon.
	        ``Dreadful consequences that tread upon the heels of those
	        allowances to sin.'' --Milton.
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	              One woe doth tread upon another's heel. --Shak.
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	  Trodden Trod"den,
	     p. p. of {Tread}.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44
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