five-gaited

[ fahyv-gey-tid ]
/ ˈfaɪvˈgeɪ tɪd /
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adjective Manège.

noting an American saddle horse that has been trained to execute the rack and slow gait in addition to the walk, trot, and canter, and that is used chiefly for showing.

Nearby words

  1. five-by-five,
  2. five-eighth,
  3. five-elements school,
  4. five-faced bishop,
  5. five-finger,
  6. five-legged,
  7. five-o'clock shadow,
  8. five-speed,
  9. five-spice powder,
  10. five-spot

Compare three-gaited.

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Examples from the Web for five-gaited

  • A very dark chestnut with silver mane and tail, five-gaited, and as stylish as a lady?

    The Pride of Palomar|Peter B. Kyne