Word:

Canter

Cant´er   Pronunciation: kăn´tẽr
n.1.A moderate and easy gallop adapted to pleasure riding.
2.A rapid or easy passing over.
A rapid canter in the Times over all the topics.
- Sir J. Stephen.
v. i.1.To move in a canter.
[imp. & p. p. Cantered (kăn"tẽrd); p. pr. & vb. n. Cantering.]
v. t.1.To cause, as a horse, to go at a canter; to ride (a horse) at a canter.
n.1.One who cants or whines; a beggar.
2.One who makes hypocritical pretensions to goodness; one who uses canting language.
The day when he was a canter and a rebel.
- Macaulay.
Noun1.Cantercanter - a smooth 3-beat gait; between a trot and a gallop
Synonyms: lope
Verb1.canter - ride at a canter; "The men cantered away"
2.canter - go at a canter, of horses
3.canter - ride at a cantering pace; "He cantered the horse across the meadow"
Holy Willie, Joseph Surface, Mawworm, Pecksniff, Pharisee, Tartuffe, affecter, amble, bound, bum, burst, burst of speed, canting hypocrite, caracole, curvet, dash, dead run, derelict, dissembler, dissimulator, dogtrot, drifter, fair-weather friend, false friend, flank speed, flat-out speed, forced draft, formalist, fox-trot, frisk, full gallop, gallop, get, git, go on horseback, hack, hand gallop, headlong rush, heavy right foot, high lope, hightail, hobo, hop, hop along, hotfoot, hypocrite, jog trot, leap, lip server, lip worshiper, lope, make tracks, maximum speed, mealymouth, mount, open throttle, pace, pharisee, phony, piaffe, pietist, pious fraud, plunge, poser, prance, race, ranter, religionist, religious hypocrite, ride bareback, ride hard, run, rush, sanctimonious fraud, scamper, scud, scurry, scuttle, sniveler, snuffler, spiritual humbug, spring, sprint, spurt, step, step along, step lively, street arab, summer soldier, take horse, tittup, tramp, trip, trot, vag, vagrant, whited sepulcher, wide-open speed
Translate Canter to Spanish, Translate Canter to German, Translate Canter to French
Browse
Cantalever
Cantalever bridge
cantaloup
Cantaloupe
cantaloupe vine
Cantankerous
cantankerously
Cantar
Cantata
Cantation
Cantatory
Cantatrice
Canted
Canted column
Canteen
Cantel
-- Canter --
Canterbury
Canterbury ball
Canterbury bell
Canterbury gallop
Canterbury tale
Canterbury Tales
cantering
cantering rhythm
Cantharellus
Cantharellus cibarius
Cantharellus cinnabarinus
Cantharellus clavatus
Cantharellus floccosus
Cantharidal
Cantharides
Cantharidin
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home