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Meaning of EQUITATION

Pronunciation:  `ekwi'teyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  riding a horse as a sport
 

EQUITATION is a 10 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: horseback riding, riding
 
 See Also: athletics, equestrian sport, pony-trekking, sport

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Eq`ui*ta"tion\, n. [L. equitatio, fr. equitare: cf.
F. ['e]quitation.]
A riding, or the act of riding, on horseback; horsemanship.

      The pretender to equitation mounted.     --W. Irving.

 

 

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