Recent Examples of horseman from the Web
The founder and star was John Bill Ricketts, a dashing Scottish horseman, who would ride a stallion round a ring standing in the saddle, with a 9-year-old boy—also standing—on his shoulders.
But right now the U.S. military strategy in Syria is like a headless horseman, plunging ahead without any broader political framework.
One of the horsemen, Chris Campbell, handed a peppermint to 2-year-old Milly, who was in the arms of her mother, Beth Welsh.
Mr. Melikhov is a descendant of Cossacks, the rugged horsemen who secured the frontiers of the Russian empire and whose members have been in the forefront of various nationalist causes since the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union.
The four horsemen hit Solider Field last night in support of the 2016 album Hardwired . . .
The study is being funded by The Man O’ War Project, a non-profit set up by army veteran and lifelong horseman Earle Mack, who had a hunch that stressed soldiers and horses would be a good match and approached Columbia with the idea.
On Saturday at Gulfstream Park, horsemen seeking a big payday will eye one of two turf stakes on the 11-race card.
The races from Thursday that attracted enough entries will be added over those three days to give horsemen some additional racing opportunities.
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First Known Use of horseman
HORSEMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of horseman for English Language Learners
: a person (especially a man) who rides horses
: a person (especially a man) who breeds or raises horses
HORSEMAN Defined for Kids
Definition of horseman for Students
1 : a horseback rider
2 : a person skilled in handling horses
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