hoofbeat

hoof·beat

 (ho͝of′bēt′, ho͞of′-)
n.
The sound made by each hoof of a hoofed animal as it moves.
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hoofbeat

(ˈhuːfˌbiːt)
n
the sound made by an animal's hoof on the ground
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hoof•beat

(ˈhʊfˌbit, ˈhuf-)

n.
the sound made by an animal's hoof in walking, running, etc.
[1840–50]
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hoofbeat

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Flying mud spattered from the horses' hooves: each hoofbeat jolted in the bones; speed-chilled winds rasped men's faces.
Was it the gleaming, snorting horses, whose every hoofbeat took us farther back in time?
* Will Alexander, poet, novelist, essayist, playwright aphorist, visual artist, and pianist, is an American Book Award recipient for his book of essays Singing in Magnetic Hoofbeat (Essay Press, 2013).
Natalie Diaz's poetry collection ''When My Brother Was an Aztec'' and Will Alexander's book of essays ''Singing In Magnetic Hoofbeat'' also won prizes.
Guffawing, barking, whistles, claps, And human speech and hoofbeat taps!
You could see every muscle move, hear every shout, thwack of leather and every hoofbeat, and just feel the power of the horses galloping."
"Hoofbeat" features topics of interest to the horse owner, such as basic care, disease prevention and other issues pertaining to the equine industry in the U.S.
Here are words Carl Phillips uses in his new book of poetry, Speak Low: jackdaws, shadowland, talismanic, cypress, wingbeat, plash, lightless, hoofbeat, stableboy, foxheads.
The 8.2 million square feet development will feature over 500 luxury villas, 150 saddle home duplexes, low rise apartment buildings, an equestrian themed hotel, a Hoofbeat Activities Centre, an equine spa and therapy centre and some of the best equestrian and sports facilities in the UAE including stabling for 200 horses.Other local companies like Al Hawajer Stud, HBA Horse Equipment, Al Sakeb Vet, Al Atheer, Hamlool, Stableforce, Horseworld, Bonjour, Al Fursan, Gulf Drug Est, Lock Stock GT, NMC etc will be displaying a wide range of Veterinary and other equestrian products.Salient among the participation would be global players in the equestrian trade market from Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, the US and the UK.
The 8.2 million square foot development will feature over 500 luxury villas, 150 saddle home duplexes, low rise apartment buildings, an equestrian themed hotel, a Hoofbeat Activities Centre, an equine spa and therapy centre and some of the best equestrian and sports facilities in the UAE including stabling for 200 horses.
After hitting the antlers together, I heard a hoofbeat to my right.
(17) When Penthesilea observes Achilles from a distance, the language of physical hunger characterizes her admiration: "With every hoofbeat / She swallows, as if ravenous, one more piece / Of ground still separating her from him--" (20).