chariot


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a light four-wheel horse-drawn ceremonial carriage

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a two-wheeled horse-drawn battle vehicle

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transport in a chariot

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ride in a chariot

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They were still quite confused with the pleasure of seeing each other, when the chariot arrived at King Peridor's palace.
Every one but myself--men, women, and children--were heavily armed, and at the tail of each chariot trotted a Martian hound, my own beast following closely behind ours; in fact, the faithful creature never left me voluntarily during the entire ten years I spent on Mars.
roared John, and slammed the door behind him, so that the crazy chariot rocked and jingled.
I heard the rattle of his chariot and I went round to the side gate to ask the latest news.
You who gave me your heart -- The chariot creaks to depart.
Go to him, therefore, by sea, and take your own men with you; or if you would rather travel by land you can have a chariot, you can have horses, and here are my sons who can escort you to Lacedaemon where Menelaus lives.
Therefore in chariot fighting, when ten or more chariots have been taken, those should be rewarded who took the first.
Too much frightened to run away, she stood straining her eyes into this wonderful cavity, and soon saw a team of four sable horses, snorting smoke out of their nostrils, and tearing their way out of the earth with a splendid golden chariot whirling at their heels.
He sprang, therefore, from his chariot, clad in his suit of armour.
The beasts were hung with jeweled trappings and saddlepads of gay silk, embroidered in fanciful designs with strings of diamonds, pearls, rubies, emeralds, and the countless unnamed jewels of Mars, while from each chariot rose a dozen standards from which streamers, flags, and pennons fluttered in the breeze.
The chariot was drawn on this occasion by the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger, who were decorated with immense pink and blue bows.
The body of the chariot was decorated on the outside with designs in clusters of sparkling emeralds, while inside it was lined with a green and gold satin, and the cushions of the seats were of green plush embroidered in gold with a crown, underneath which was a monogram.
A FLY sat on the axle-tree of a chariot, and addressing the Draught-Mule said, "How slow you are
And if Dawra should seem unwilling to lend Brown Bull, tell him that he may come with it himself, and that he shall receive here land equal to his own, a chariot worth thirty- six cows, and he shall have my friendship ever after.
And standing upright within the chariot was a beautiful girl clothed in flowing robes of silver gauze and wearing a jeweled diadem upon her dainty head.