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equestrian

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Definition relating to horseback riding
  • The old man cast a look behind him, and seeing that the equestrians had reached the cover of the hill, he made no objections to the proposal.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Prairie
  • With this consoling reflection, Marmaduke remounted, and the equestrians passed the sugar-camp, on their way to the promised landscape of Richard.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Pioneers
  • It wasn't like we had an equestrian program or anything.
    John Green  --  Looking for Alaska
  • The truth is that less than half of you will last the semester, and less than half of those who last will actually develop into decent equestrians.
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Marked
  • Usually this gets me VIP treatment in the equestrian world, but not this time.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Battle of the Labyrinth
  • "Equestrian," Eleanor said.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • Miss Ingram, as before, was the only lady equestrian; and, as before, Mr. Rochester galloped at her side; the two rode a little apart from the rest.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • Being equestrian director has the odd perk.
    Sara Gruen  --  Water for Elephants
  • Not riders, not men on horses, not equestrians.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • What a man he was, granite as any quarried about Portland, a perfect model for some future equestrian statue.
    John Steinbeck  --  Travels with Charley
  • I was incredibly glad to get to my last class of the week, Equestrian Studies.
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Betrayed
  • "Whose shepherd is he?" said the equestrian in a clear voice.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Far from the Madding Crowd
  • He'd been called out the previous night to the equestrian center, where he found an Arabian sweating and pawing the ground, its stomach tender to the touch.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice
  • With a blood-curdling beat of iron hoofs the mighty equestrians came together.
    T. H. White  --  The Once and Future King
  • She was the kind of girl who took equestrian and dance lessons as a girl and who received a Mercedes convertible on her sixteenth birthday.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • "Butch is our best equestrian," Annabeth said.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • AT ONE TIME, Carl Hayden was a well-regarded school; it even had its own off-site equestrian program.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • 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.
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Hound of the Baskervilles
  • That's the problem with being Poseidon's son: since he created horses out of sea foam, I can understand most equestrian animals, but they can understand me, too.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Titan's Curse
  • On a colossal pedestal, the cliff,—motionless at the extreme edge of the capping rock and sharply outlined against the sky,—was an equestrian statue of impressive dignity.
    Ambrose Bierce  --  A Horseman in the Sky

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