canter has definitions from the fields of sport,horse racing,transportation
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[ verb ] (transportation) ride at a canter

Examples

"The men cantered away"

Used in print

(Idwal Jones, "Santa Cruz Run"...)

They cantered down the peninsula , not slackening until the coach reached Woodside where the Santa_Cruz uplands begin .

Related terms

ride_horseback riding

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[ noun ] (sport,horse racing) an smooth 3-beat gait; between a trot and a gallop

Synonyms

lope

Used in print

(Peter Field, Rattlesnake Ridge....)

Clapping spurs to the bronc he set_off at a sharp canter , with growing alarm .

Related terms

gait lope

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[ verb ] go at a canter, of horses

Related terms

pace

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[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 5132
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[ verb ] (transportation) ride at a cantering pace

Examples

"He cantered the horse across the meadow"

Related terms

ride riding

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