[ ham-buhl-toh-nee-uhn ]
/ ˌhæm bəlˈtoʊ ni ən /
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one of a superior strain of American trotting horses descended from the stallion Hambletonian.
an annual harness race for three-year-old trotters, formerly held at Goshen, New York, now at DuQuoin, Illinois.
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Origin of Hambletonian
Words nearby Hambletonian
hamartiology, Hamas, hamate, hamba, hamba kahle, Hambletonian, hambo, hambone, Hamborn, Hamburg, hamburger
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How to use Hambletonian in a sentence
Our ex-grocer knew all about Hambletonian Ten and Dexter; but dextrine, dextrose and glucose were out of his class.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 12|Elbert Hubbard
His voice was hard and heavy, and his ears were close to his big, plain Hambletonian head.The Day's Work, Volume 1|Rudyard Kipling
The spirit inherited from some remote Hambletonian antetype flames in his nostrils.The Army Mule and Other War Sketches|Henry A. Castle
A grand manner combined with insignificant ideas is like harnessing a Hambletonian with an ass.The Art of Public Speaking|Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
The game had been called off, of course, and Hambletonian had been telegraphed.At Good Old Siwash|George Fitch
British Dictionary definitions for Hambletonian
/ (ˌhæmbəlˈtəʊnɪən) /
one of a breed of trotting horses descended from a stallion of that name
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