equestrian equestrian  /ɪ ˈkwɛ stri ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a man skilled in equitation
  2. (adj) of or relating to or composed of knights
  3. (adj) of or relating to or featuring horseback riding

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Usage(s):

  1. Linda, an avid equestrienne, lives with her husband, a software engineer, in the US.
  2. His pursuit of excellence extends from business to sports: a champion equestrian, Sheik Mo owns leading stud farms and hosts the world's richest horse race.
  3. Reeve, who leaped to stardom in the 1978 big-screen version of Superman, was competing in an equestrian event when his horse refused a jump and Reeve was thrown to the ground.

News

  1. Equestrian camp for kids expands participants

    BSU and Blackford County Community Foundation's High Riding Art and Equestrian Day Camp doubled smiles this summer with twice as many campers as last year and an additional week.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Star Press

  2. Equestrian adventure set for July

    DEEP RIVER >> Tri-Town Youth Services will kick off its three-week summer Co-op 2013 with Equestrian Adventure, which will take place on July 1, 2, and 3.  Each day will start at 9 a.m. and end at 4 p.m. at Tri-Town Youth Services, 56 High St., Deep River. But the actual adventure will take place at a local horse farm.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Middletown Press

  3. W. Equestrian. Auburn Equestrian Signs Demi Stiegler to 2013-14 Class

    The Auburn equestrian team has signed Demi Stiegler to its 2013-14 signing class, head coach Greg Williams announced Tuesday. Stiegler is from Irvine, Calif., and will be transferring to Auburn in the fall of 2013 from Texas Christian University.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Auburn Tigers

Quotes

  1. "The assistance announced today will ease the immediate financial burden that workers, horse-dependent business owners and equestrian organisations are suffering as a result of the standstill measures still in place in the ACT, NSW and...
    on Sep 8, 2007 By: Peter McGauran Source: Sunday Times.au

  2. "We have commissioned KPMG to do a report on the equestrian, shooting and basketball venues, looking at whether the Olympic experience and the legacy they will provide represents value for money," Jowell said. "When you take the costs for...
    on Aug 28, 2008 By: Tessa Jowell Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "The University of Kentucky is pleased to partner with the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games," said President Lee T. Todd, Jr. "As the Commonwealth's flagship university, we share in the state's commitment to make the Games the world's...
    on Jan 22, 2009 By: Lee T. Todd, Jr. Source: UK News

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