butter-and-eggs trot n.
a short jog-trot.
|Classical Dict. of the Vulgar Tongue ms. additions n.p.: Butter & Eggs Trot a Kind of Short Jogg Trot, such as is used by Women going to Market with butter and Eggs .|
|,||Classical Dict. of the Vulgar Tongue (2nd, 3rd edn).|
|Grose’s Classical Dict. of the Vulgar Tongue.|
|Handley Cross (1854) 406: A couple of hours steady butter and eggs bumping.|