cantered

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  • She touched up her horse and cantered along until she reached the turn. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 20, No. 117, July, 1867, by Various
  • Just before they reached the house, a young man cantered up from the opposite direction. Cited from The Sheriff's Son, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Thus saying, he turned his horse's head, and cantered across the field. Cited from Frank Fairlegh, by Frank E. Smedley
  • Once a man on a horse cantered past across the grass at some distance. Cited from Prisoners, by Mary Cholmondeley
  • I cantered on, and found him under a tree with a few of his staff. Cited from The Doings of the Fifteenth Infantry Brigade, by Edward Lord Gleichen
  • Suddenly they cantered up to the wall and we knew some at least were alive. Cited from Malakand Field Force, by Winston S. Churchill
  • My father cantered up to the door, followed by the two men. Cited from The Vicar's Daughter, by George MacDonald
  • There they remained in council a little time and then cantered away single file. Cited from An Autobiography of Buffalo Bill (Colonel W. F. Cody), by W. F. Cody
  • So they cantered on, and got off their horses at the gate, without another word. Cited from Harry Heathcote of Gangoil, Anthony Trollope
  • Then his horse moved; he turned, and cantered slowly out of sight. Cited from The Belgians to the Front, by Colonel James Fiske
  • The coach passed over them in a moment, as the horses cantered on. Cited from Marco Paul's Voyages and Travels: Vermont, by Jacob Abbott
  • Half an hour afterward their horses cantered up the drive toward the house. Cited from Jewel's Story Book, by Clara Louise Burnham
  • Next afternoon they cantered away up the river towards the mountains. Cited from An Outback Marriage, by Andrew Barton Paterson
  • A train passed as she cantered through the gate and started down the road beside the railroad track. Cited from The Little Colonel's Hero, by Annie Fellows Johnston
  • Then a second body numbering eight cantered into sight and followed the first. Cited from Rustler Round-Up (Bar-20), C.E. Mulford
  • He cantered down the road in the same direction Fox had taken. Cited from The Sheriff's Son, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Soon afterwards the horses were ready, and we cantered up to the monastery to take our leave. Cited from The Land of the Black Mountain, by Reginald Wyon and Gerald Prance
  • He raised his hat and cantered easily away, while the other two turned their horses' heads toward the city. Cited from The Ne'er-Do-Well, by Rex Beach
  • But each time I cantered up close to him, the barrel returned to its natural position. Cited from The Boy With the U. S. Foresters, by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  • Leaving the other horses tied up, she mounted and cantered down the bank, calling again and again. Cited from Mates at Billabong, by Mary Grant Bruce
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Root form of cantered is canter for the verb.

Meaning of cantered

  • verb Ride at a canter
    The men cantered away
  • verb Go at a canter, of horses
  • verb Ride at a cantering pace
    He cantered the horse across the meadow