a horse, especially a high-spirited one.
- steedlike, adjective
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How to use steed in a sentence
After testing a half dozen competitors, including the Cannondale Topstone, Giant Revolt, Salsa Warbird, and Trek Checkpoint, over the course of the spring and summer, the Diverge is my preferred steed.
Almost immediately after mounting my trusty steed, I was ready to end my pony ride.I Tried Cosmo’s Lesbian Sex Tips and They Were Terrible | Samantha Allen | July 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
After he went public, steed was the target of ridicule and gossip and even received hate mail.
As steed told the paper in 2005, “I felt like I was the one who got in trouble.”
By speaking out, steed saved an unknown number of boys from sexual abuse.
The cover features two different pictures of her floating alongside a fiery white steed.‘Prancercise’ Creator on Her ‘Wacky’ Workout and Being Too Famous to Prancercise | Winston Ross | May 30, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
“steed”—Jefferson rode on horseback to the Capitol to take his oath of office as President.Assimilative Memory | Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
She ordered a steed to be saddled and followed by her squire, Francoeur, she rode to the castle of Clarides.Honey-Bee | Anatole France
And striking spurs to his steed he charged furiously upon Sir Edward Bruce's division, but was quickly borne down and slain.King Robert the Bruce | A. F. Murison
The fight lasts for three days, and he appears each day in a different dress, and mounted on a different steed.The Three Days' Tournament | Jessie L. Weston
The procession, preceded by Bob on his feathered steed, passed through a chasm overgrown with brambles.Honey-Bee | Anatole France
British Dictionary definitions for steed
archaic, or literary a horse, esp one that is spirited or swift
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