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Synonyms for horseman


Synonyms for horseman

a person who breeds and cares for horses

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Joe, who had immediately sprung up after his fall, just as one of the swiftest horsemen rushed upon him, bounded like a panther, avoided his assailant by leaping to one side, jumped up behind him on the crupper, seized the Arab by the throat, and, strangling him with his sinewy hands and fingers of steel, flung him on the sand, and continued his headlong flight.
Some of the horsemen reined in their barbs, and fell on their faces in the dust as they caught sight of the Victoria; the rest continued their pursuit.
The Victoria at that moment almost commanded the troop of horsemen who were still desperately urging their steeds at Joe's heels.
And now the horsemen in livery came galloping up with shouts and outlandish cries and cheers to where Don Quixote stood amazed and wondering; and one of them, he to whom Roque had sent word, addressing him exclaimed, "Welcome to our city, mirror, beacon, star and cynosure of all knight-errantry in its widest extent
Don Quixote made no answer, nor did the horsemen wait for one, but wheeling again with all their followers, they began curvetting round Don Quixote, who, turning to Sancho, said, "These gentlemen have plainly recognised us; I will wager they have read our history, and even that newly printed one by the Aragonese.
cried the horsemen, rushing on D'Artagnan with naked swords.
That thou shalt soon know," shouted a chorus of horsemen.
D'Artagnan and Planchet remained for some moments still on the defensive; then, as the noise of the horsemen became more and more distant, they sheathed their swords.
That group of horsemen is our commander, his staff, and escort.
Although Ichabod and his colleagues were able to overcome a crucial hurdle, they haven't yet won the battle against Malcolm Dreyfuss (Jeremy Davies) and his for horsemen of the apocalypse.
99 FBI agent Dylan Rhodes (Mark Ruffalo) assigns the remaining Horsemen to expose Owen Case (Ben Lamb), who possesses software that steals personal data.
Abu Dhabi: April 27 -- (BNA): Bahraini knight His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Salman bin Mohammed Al Khalifa has won fourth position in the Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan's Hurdles Championship here in Abu Dhabi amidst large participation of remarkable horsemen from the UAE and other countries.
Philip Freedman, chief executive of the Horsemen's Group, said: "Together with BHA, we set out on this process with the objective of achieving a significant uplift in prize money through the development of a collaborative approach between racecourses and Horsemen, as well as ensuring that a racecourse's own payment of prize money became a contractual commitment rather than a discretionary payment.
We're keen to encourage our younger members to become working horsemen and women," she said.
Summary: Russian horsemen have been practicing their stunts in preparation for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.