hurdle


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Synonyms for hurdle

Synonyms for hurdle

to pass by or over safely or successfully

to move off the ground by a muscular effort of the legs and feet

Synonyms for hurdle

a light movable barrier that competitors must leap over in certain races

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an obstacle that you are expected to overcome

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the act of jumping over an obstacle

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jump a hurdle

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The "Triple Option" IRR Hurdle Rate complements the simplicity of Japonica's business model and highlights the benefits of continuous improvement.
40 OLBG Mares' Hurdle (for the David Nicholson trophy) (2m 4f)
FISCAL FOCUS, who sprang a 33-1 surprise when landing the Grade 2 Knight Frank Juvenile Hurdle over today's course and trip on his hurdling debut last month, goes in against the big boys in today's BHP Insurances Irish Champion Hurdle, writes Tony O'Hehir.
James Carter, who led entering the eighth hurdle in Athens last summer before fading to fourth, was happy to have held off Bennie Brazell, 48.
IF ROCK ON RUBY triumphs at the Cheltenham Festival in March, he will become only the third horse to win both the Champion Hurdle and the race that is now the Ladbrokes World Hurdle.
She also was a two-time CIF divisional 100-meter hurdle champion.
By Andrew King either side of the hurdle races where they jumped all the fences yet the hurdles are omitted because of low sun?
35 Down Royal WKD Hurdle 2m G2 ATR Card page 47 TONY McCOY will ride Jezki for the first time today as he continues his quest for 4,000 winners and his mount begins a campaign aimed at the Stan James Champion Hurdle.
But Felicien crashed hard into the first hurdle while trying to make up for a slow start and fell into the lane to her right, tripping Irina Shevchenko of Russia.
THE NEW ONE, described by Nigel Twiston-Davies as potentially the best horse he has trained and a leading contender for this season's Stan James Champion Hurdle, was yesterday reported to be in phenomenal form as he gears up for his first start of the campaign next month.
In '92, she was leading and heading for the gold when she hit the last hurdle and stumbled.
GRUMETI could yet run at the Cheltenham Festival, with the one-time Champion Hurdle contender yesterday appearing among 121 entries for the Vincent O'Brien County Hurdle, writes Peter Scargill.
00) should be suited by the course and distance and makes a good deal of appeal in the opening 2m110yds handicap hurdle.
Demus led the final at the Trials until hitting the ninth hurdle and finished third.
The ones who lost were Spirit Leader (5-2), Brave Inca (11-8), Hardy Eustace/Al Eile (5-2 joint favourites) and Sublimity (2-1), all of whom had finished first or second in the Festival Hurdle.