show jumping

noun

Definition of show jumping

  1. :  the competitive riding of horses one at a time over a set course of obstacles in which the winner is judged according to ability and speed

show jumper

noun

1929

First Known Use of show jumping

1929


SHOW JUMPING Defined for English Language Learners

show jumping

noun

Definition of show jumping for English Language Learners

  • : the sport of riding a horse over a set of fences as quickly and skillfully as possible


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