cattle drive


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Noun1.cattle drive - driving a bovine herd (as cows or bulls or steers)cattle drive - driving a bovine herd (as cows or bulls or steers)
drive - the act of driving a herd of animals overland
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There were always the governesses, you know, and lessons, and sewing, and housekeeping; but I'm afraid we were too often bribed to our tasks with promises of horses or of cattle drives.
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He saved his hide once by signing on as a cattle drive chuckwagon cook and bolting the territories.
Time it right and you can watch the twice-daily cattle drive with imposing longhorns driven through town by grizzled old ranch hands.
Notable TV appearances include regular appearances on Very British Problems (Channel 4), Stand Up For The Week (Channel 4), Live At The Apollo (BBC1), Channel 4's Comedy Gala Live At The O2, Have I Got News For You (BBC1), Rich Hall's Cattle Drive (BBC4), Rich Hall's Gone Fishing (BBC4), Otis Lee Crenshaw - London Not Tennessee (BBC2), and Never Mind The Buzzcocks (BBC2).
Many of the Westerns made in Hollywood centered on the drama, dangers, and campfire stories of a cattle drive.
He gives a grateful prayer: "God, I humbly give thanks for this successful cattle drive and for my steady partner who hung with me day and night over the months and miles of rough trails.
Notable UK performances include regular appearances on Very British Problems (Channel 4), Stand Up For The Week (Channel 4), Live At The Apollo (BBC1), Channel 4's Comedy Gala Live At The O2, Have I Got News For You (BBC1), Rich Hall's Cattle Drive (BBC4), Rich Hall's Gone Fishing (BBC4), Otis Lee Crenshaw - London Not Tennessee (BBC2), and Never Mind The Buzzcocks (BBC2).
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Another homegrown tradition was the commemorative cattle drive on opening day after the parade of horses.
Two nights in Fort Worth and catch a 'cattle drive' at the Stockyards ?
O'Malley persuades Stribling to join the Breckenridges on a cattle drive to Texas, where the score can be settled on United States territory.