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synonyms for horse race

  • championship
  • clash
  • event
  • fight
  • game
  • match
  • meeting
  • race
  • rivalry
  • sport
  • struggle
  • tournament
  • trial
  • antagonism
  • bout
  • candidacy
  • contention
  • controversy
  • counteraction
  • emulation
  • encounter
  • engagement
  • jungle
  • matchup
  • opposition
  • puzzle
  • quiz
  • racing
  • run
  • strife
  • striving
  • tilt
  • tug-of-war
  • warfare
  • athletic event
  • concours
  • do-or-die
  • dog-eat-dog
  • go for it
  • go for the gold
  • one-on-one
  • one-upping
  • pairing off
  • rat race
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How to use horse race in a sentence

His hero, Gulliver, discovers race after race of beings who typify the genera in his classification of mankind.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
At the mention of the Merrill Horse, Poindexter's countenance took on a demoniac expression.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
But you are mistaken in thinking the force west consists of the entire Merrill Horse.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
It was at this parliament that the famous acts against horse racing and deceitful gaming were passed.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Ever since his majority Lord Hetton had annually entered a colt in the great race.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Four years ago Hetton's horse had been first favourite, but it was ignominiously beaten.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
As the window dropped, Ripperda saw the wounded postilion fall on the neck of his horse.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
"I call you," the policeman said, and stripping the saddle and bridle from his sweaty horse, turned him loose to graze.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
He considered her the equal to any Newbolt that ever straddled a horse and rode over from Kentucky.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Decide about it, ye that are learned in the ethnographic distinctions of our race—but heaven defend us from the Bourbonnaises!
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
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