the members of a volunteer regiment of cavalry organized by Theodore Roosevelt and Leonard Wood for service in the Spanish-American War.
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How to use Rough Riders in a sentence
The Rough Riders followed the trail over steep hills that towered many hundred feet high.The Blue and The Gray | A. R. White
This was the first battle which the Rough Riders had taken part in, and they proved their valor and bravery in a brilliant manner.The Blue and The Gray | A. R. White
Bob stopped the machine, for it was fairly surrounded by a circle of the Rough Riders.The Motor Boys Overland | Clarence Young
In endeavoring to get the "Rough Riders" equipped I met with some experiences which were both odd and instructive.Theodore Roosevelt | Theodore Roosevelt
From the very start, the Rough Riders were anxious to get into the fight, and the opportunity was not long in coming.American Boy's Life of Theodore Roosevelt | Edward Stratemeyer
Cultural definitions for Rough Riders
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