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thoroughbred
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  • His brother, however, unwilling to part with him so soon, proposes to ride with him in a light open carriage to the place where he will bait for the night, and there remain with him until morning, a servant riding for so much of the journey on the thoroughbred old grey from Chesney Wold.

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  • A feral hog, some hornets, and a prodigy led me through the woods so that I might stumble upon the first girl I ever kissed riding "TOC like he’s a thoroughbred next to the grave of an Austro-Hungarian Archduke.
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • There would be burnished, stick-legged Thoroughbreds, their jockeys in billowing bright silks, careering past.
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You

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