equestrian Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"equestrian" in British English

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equestrianadjective

uk   us   /ɪˈkwes.tri.ən/
connected with the ​riding of ​horses: They ​plan to ​hold the Olympics' equestrian events in another ​part of the ​city.

equestriannoun [C]

uk   us   /ɪˈkwes.tri.ən/ formal
a ​person who ​rideshorses, ​especially as a ​job or very ​skilfully
(Definition of equestrian from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"equestrian" in American English

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equestrianadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ɪˈkwes·tri·ən/
connected with the ​riding of ​horses An equestrian ​statue is a ​statue of a ​person on a ​horse.
(Definition of equestrian from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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