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Have you not a minute ago seen Mazurec unhorse a knight all alone, with his stick and only a handful of sand?
The object of the young Irishman was to unhorse, or rather un-camel, his antagonist, and get him to the ground.
THE BOY SLAVESMAYNE REID
Scarcely did I catch her words, for a man sprang in, seizing my bridle-rein and leg and struggling to unhorse me.
They deal such blows upon their shields that, beside the wounded, they unhorse more than five hundred of them.
FOUR ARTHURIAN ROMANCESCHRETIEN DETROYES
Thus the point of the fir-tree caught him upon the shoulder and came near to unhorse him.
Ne'theless, be thou bold and watchful, and if thou find that he endeavor to cast thee, do thy best to unhorse him.
MEN OF IRONHOWARD PYLE
To procure themselves horses they attack and unhorse five Bretons, and to get arms they repeat the same process.
GEORGES GUYNEMERHENRY BORDEAUX
Rather that than let the first insane capering of his intellect unhorse him and leave him gibbering after a vanished mount.
Two knights ride suddenly out of side road, unhorse them and take their steeds.
If thou turnest to flee, he will overtake thee, and if thou abidest where thou art, he will unhorse thee.

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