Origin of canter1
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How to use canter in a sentence
The troopers wheeled about; another order, and they were off, their cantering hoofs thundering down the narrow street.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
And oh, what a glorious sense of freedom when they were mounted and cantering down a cool forest trail—alone!
Half an hour later they had saddled their ponies and were cantering off briskly to visit the Hermit of Gold Run.
But the hill was over and the startled horses were cantering with a free, smooth motion.Villa Rubein and Other Stories|John Galsworthy
And Twinkleheels soon came cantering up from the other side of the brook, where he had been feeding.The Tale of Pony Twinkleheels|Arthur Scott Bailey