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OTHER WORDS FROM thoroughbredthor·ough·bred·ness, noun
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De la Renta was a confident thoroughbred, never needing to scream for attention.Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta, American Great, Dead at 82|Tim Teeman|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They acquired Lucky Pulpit for the bargain price of $2,000—about as cheap as a thoroughbred comes these days.Why California Chrome’s Fairy Tale Didn’t End Happily Ever After|Michael Fensom|June 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A thoroughbred horse stampeding across the Churchill Downs turn.
The mix of kickboxing, yoga and Pilates would surely whip anyone into shape, let alone a thoroughbred supermodel.Anderson Cooper Adopts The Chanel Hula-Hoop Bag; Lagerfeld talks Eating Disorders|The Fashion Beast Team|October 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Occasionally you will encounter a thoroughbred Weenie, a type of Weenie who is to the weaseling, weaselish manner born.
If he had not the air of a thoroughbred, he had none of the plebeian clumsiness of the cart-horse.Paul Patoff|F. Marion Crawford
But in his eye was the gay inextinguishable gleam of the thoroughbred.The Highgrader|William MacLeod Raine
Brought him a high-stepping, fiery, thoroughbred colt which was the admiration and envy of all Riveredge.Three Little Women|Gabrielle E. Jackson
A well-bred horse is essential, and other things being equal, if clean thoroughbred, so much the better.The Sportswoman's Library, v. 2|Various
That old ramshackle of a lumber nag whose every rib you can count through her skin is your beautiful thoroughbred?Boyhood in Norway|Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen