Examples of colt in a Sentence
a colt who looked to the team's more experienced players for advice
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Safeties Holder: Darius Butler, Matthias Farley, Malik Hooker, Ronald Martin The trade for Martin this week is a strong indication the Colts are high on him.
Baffert’s 3-year-old colt West Coast picked up the 3 1/4-length victory over Gunnevera at the 1 1/4-mile dirt course.
The colt was foaled from an embryo transplant — a process not allowed in thoroughbreds — as a concession to his 22-year-old mother.
Possibly also accounting for his short 7-5 morning line odds is the fact that the colt is trained by Stanley Gold, the winningest trainer in the history of the 35-year-old series.
The big, gray 4-year-old colt is scheduled to make his next start in the $300,000 TVG San Diego Handicap on July 22, his first since his victory in the $10 million Dubai World Cup in March.
After winning individual classes, its yearling colt by Island Bound out of Noble Mission took grand champion and its yearling filly by Bullsbay out of Sheve was reserve champion for the day.
The colt broke his maiden at Aqueduct last November.
The Colts and Chargers met in the 1998 preseason, and the Chargers rolled to a 33-3 victory as Leaf carved up the vanilla Indy defense.
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Origin and Etymology of colt
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsabecedarian, apprentice, babe, beginner, cub, fledgling, freshman, greenhorn, neophyte, newbie, newcomer, novice, novitiate, punk, recruit, rook, rookie, tenderfoot, tyro, virgin
Antonymsold hand, old-timer, vet, veteran
Related Wordsboot; amateur, dabbler, dilettante; learner, student, trainee; candidate, entrant, probationer
Near Antonymsexpert, master, pro, professional
COLT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of colt for English Language Learners
: a young male horse
: a member of a sports team for young people
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