ride horseback

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.ride horseback - ride on horseback
horseback riding, riding - travel by being carried on horseback
equitation, horseback riding, riding - the sport of siting on the back of a horse while controlling its movements
ride, sit - sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions; "She never sat a horse!"; "Did you ever ride a camel?"; "The girl liked to drive the young mare"
prance - ride a horse such that it springs and bounds forward
canter - ride at a canter; "The men cantered away"
gallop - ride at a galloping pace; "He was galloping down the road"
post - ride Western style and bob up and down in the saddle in rhythm with a horse's trotting gait
trot - ride at a trot
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Basically, the candidate had to be between the ages of 19 and 24, never married, no children, able to ride horseback, and able to commit a year to the many activities of the Stampede.
As they ride horseback together, he caresses her, both inside and outside her clothes.
You had to participate in dancing, ride horseback, live in the Village and own a buckskin outfit," recalled Weasel Child of the early days as princess contender.
Her mother, Elinor (Thompson) tries to raise her to be the ultimate queen but Merida wants nothing more than to ride horseback through the woods and perfect her archery.
When a sapling it had been bent so that now its young trunk had grown into a shape that was easy to ride horseback as we ate our wild strawberries.
Bowl a game or two, catch a movie, ride horseback on natural trails or enjoy a priceless West Virginia sunset -- without ever leaving the resort.
Animals and the healing process come together in an outstanding, true story of a family's journey to Outer Mongolia to ride horseback across the land and encounter traditional healers who make a real difference.
Some days, we'd kayak on the lake or raft down the Truckee River or ride horseback at Squaw Valley, occasionally sneaking horses back to our house to hang out in our yard.
Remarking on a publicity stunt for the upcoming film Lady Godiva, which saw50 topless women ride horseback into London's Hyde Park, the concerned politician says: "If they hadn't been raising money for a cancer charity, I would consider making a formal complaint.
The plan to saddle up and head across the country atop his horse, Blackie, grew from an idea Inman had a few months ago to ride horseback to Reno to visit friends.
Inside the tower are ramps so that the mosque's first muezzin - an old man - could ride horseback to the top in order to call the faithful to prayer.