chariot chariot  /ˈtʃɛ ri ət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a light four-wheel horse-drawn ceremonial carriage
  2. (n) a two-wheeled horse-drawn battle vehicle; used in war and races in ancient Egypt and Greece and Rome
  3. (v) transport in a chariot
  4. (v) ride in a chariot

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Usage(s):

  1. Devotees smash coconuts as offerings to the gods during the annual festival of the chariots in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  2. And, for that matter, regular phones, telegraphs and even hieroglyphs--and cars, railroads and chariots.
  3. The FTC means to hold endorsers liable for false pitches If advertising had existed two millenniums ago, Caesar would surely have endorsed chariots, Cleopatra barges and.

News

  1. Red Bull gives you wings, or, wheels this time—Teams of three Greek gladiators race handmade chariots for last week’s ...

    Teams of three raced homemade vehicles for Red Bull and Vandal Friday Thursday night, unofficially bridging the gap between Greek and Residence Life students. These two-wheeled chariots ranged from trashcans to wheelbarrows, mop buckets to dog ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Argonaut

  2. Chariot seeks exploration extension for blocks offshore Morocco

    LONDON – Morocco’s Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines and Chariot Oil & Gas Investments (Morocco) (AIM:CHAR) have agreed on a six-month extension for Phase 1 exploration of the offshore Loukos, Casablanca, and Safi licenses.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Offshore Magazine

  3. Record heat gives way to storms, fire in Reno area (watch videos)

    A photo from RGJ reader Joanne Pilkington of the Chariot Fire north of Reno. She says the photo shows smoke from the Chariot Fire taken from the far north end of Red Rock Road and looking south.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

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Quotes

  1. And 2003 World Cup winner Lawrence Dallaglio, who as a school boy sang backing vocals on Tina Turner's hit 'We don't need another hero', said, "I'd like to wish Blake every success with their version of Swing Low Sweet Chariot." "The song is...
    on Aug 10, 2007 By: Lawrence Dallaglio Source: Rugby Football Union

  2. "He was not murdered as many people thought. He had an accident when he was hunting in the desert. Falling from a chariot made this fracture in his left leg and this really is in my opinion how he died," said Zahi Hawass, general secretary of...
    on Oct 21, 2007 By: Zahi Hawass Source: Independent

  3. "Can we imagine the sight of chariot hurtling down the Mount Road and people walking leisurely on the stretch? Our attempt is not towards making some money, it is recording the historic memory of Chennai," said Kamal Haasan, who is known for his...
    on Jun 20, 2009 By: Kamal Haasan Source: Hindu

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