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equestrian

1. of or relating to horses and riding
2. on horseback; mounted
3. depicting or representing a person on horseback
4. History of, relating to, or composed of knights, esp the imperial free knights of the Holy Roman Empire
5. a person skilled in riding and horsemanship
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Phenomenon almost incredible though distinctly seen, what did he then behold but his own metallurgical Louisa, peeping with all her might through a hole in a deal board, and his own mathematical Thomas abasing himself on the ground to catch but a hoof of the graceful equestrian Tyrolean flower-act!
Snodgrass, as the equestrian came trotting up on the tall horse, with his hat over his ears, and shaking all over, as if he would shake to pieces, with the violence of the exercise, 'pick up the whip, there's a good fellow.
And those myriads of statues, which peopled all the spaces between the columns of the nave and the choir, kneeling, standing, equestrian, men, women, children, kings, bishops, gendarmes, in stone, in marble, in gold, in silver, in copper, in wax even,--who has brutally swept them away?
As each night brought with it a severe frost, which the heat of the succeeding day served to dissipate, the equestrians were compelled to proceed singly along the margin of the road, where the turf, and firmness of the ground, gave the horses a secure footing.
The sugar-boiler, who was busy in his “camp,” at a short distance from the equestrians, turned his head with great indifference, and surveyed the party, as they approached, with admirable coolness.
With this consoling reflection, Marmaduke remounted, and the equestrians passed the sugar-camp, on their way to the promised landscape of Richard.
by ONAThe fourth traditional horse festival for the current season was held under the auspices of His Highness Sayyid Faris bin Fatik bin Fahr Al Said, at the Equestrian Grounds at Al Lathilah area in the Wilayat of Ibri.
In the competition of 130 cm for youths, the Equestrian Qutaiba al-Daghli won the first place with 26.
3 (BNA): In the presence of the Deputy Chairman of the Rashid Equestrian and Horse Racing Club High Committee, HH Shaikh Isa bin Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Rashid Equestrian and Horse Racing Club today held the fourth race for this season, 2017-2018, at its racecourse in Raffa, Sakhir.
Oman's rich and enduring affection for the horse will be reinforced by the two-day showcase event at the Olympic Equestrian Training Centre in Al Felaij, under the patronage of H H Sayyid Shabib bin Taimur al Said, adviser to His Majesty the Sultan for environmental affairs.
reinforced by the showcase event at the Olympic Equestrian Training
GWC has successfully delivered the equestrian logistics operations for the Longines Global Champions Tour - Doha Final Tour later this month, organised by Al Shaqab, a member of the Qatar Foundation.