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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.' Mr.
On the summit, hard and clear like an equestrian statue upon its pedestal, was a mounted soldier, dark and stern, his rifle poised ready over his forearm.
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.
Is there more of it, and can you furnish me with a copy?” 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.
Amr's equestrian journey lasted for 10 years before she retired last year.
Equestrian Dalma Rushdi Malhas is the first female athlete from Saudi Arabia to compete at an Olympic-level event.
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Rutherfordton, NC, July 24, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Tickets to the September 16th reception celebrating the participation of horses, riders, coaches and supporters from Africa in the 2018 Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) World Equestrian Games (WEG) are now on sale via Brown Paper Tickets.
Riyadh, Jumada II 6, 1439, Feb 22, 2018, SPA -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Honorary President of Equestrian Club, will patronize the Annual Festival for Horse Race to be held on Saturday evening at King Abdulaziz Equestrian Field in Janadriyah.