Definition of Steeplechasers

1. Noun. (plural of steeplechaser) ¹



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Definition of Steeplechasers

1. steeplechaser [n] - See also: steeplechaser

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Steeplechasers

steeper
steepers
steepest
steepeup
steepie
steepier
steepiest
steepiness
steeping
steepish
steeple
steeplebush
steeplebushes
steeplechase
steeplechaser
steeplechasers (current term)
steeplechases
steeplechasing
steeplechasings
steepled
steeplejack
steeplejacks
steepleless
steeplelike
steeples
steepling
steeply
steepness
steepnesses
steeps

Literary usage of Steeplechasers

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1. The English Turf: A Record of Horses and Courses by Charles Richardson (1901)
"Good steeplechasers, like good hunters, often last for eight or ten seasons, and, to give instances, Gamecock was winning races when he was sixteen years ..."

2. Baily's Magazine of Sports and Pastimes (1875)
"It might surprise him to learn that the breeding and rearing of steeplechasers par excellence is confined to Ireland, and that our chief home supplies are ..."

3. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine by Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress) (1913)
"It is not possible to say that there is a want of stamina in a family of horses to which belong all runners, virtually all steeplechasers, and from which ..."

4. The Encyclopaedia of Sport by Frederick George Aflalo, Hedley Peek (1897)
"The explanation may lie in the fact that steeplechasers have enough ... The generality of steeplechasers jump the hurdles, often clearing them by several ..."

5. The Horse, in the Stable and the Field: His Varieties, Management in Health by John Henry Walsh (1888)
"Drayton, who got more first- rate steeplechasers than any stallion of his day, being sire of Bourton, Standard—Guard, Victim, and several others of less ..."

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