Ridden sentence example
Corps was left to its own devices, but fortunately the crown prince of Saxony, who commanded it, had ridden forward and, seeing the French in force towards Roncourt, had issued orders which in the event proved decisive.
Anyway, I've never ridden a horse before.
I have only ridden a "sociable," which is very different from the ordinary tandem.
I've never ridden in a 911 before.
There are different styles of riding adapted to the different purposes for which horses are ridden - on the road, in the school, hunting, racing, steeple-chasing and in the cavalry service - just as there are different horses more suitable by conformation, breeding and training for each.Advertisement
At the close of the 16th century these were replaced by races with mounted buffaloes, and since 1650 by (ridden) horses.
Having ridden beyond the village, continually meeting and overtaking soldiers and officers of various regiments, they saw on their left some entrenchments being thrown up, the freshly dug clay of which showed up red.
Having ridden round the whole line from right flank to left, Prince Andrew made his way up to the battery from which the staff officer had told him the whole field could be seen.
How many miles had he ridden this morning?
His digital speedometer read 54 miles an hour, faster than he had ever ridden in his life, and his eyes watered from the rush of cold air.Advertisement
She's ridden all day like a man, and is as fresh as ever!
Meanwhile the king, Moltke, and Bismarck, had ridden back behind Gravelotte where they passed two hours of intense anxiety.
Eventually, and long after the imperial army had begun its retreat, the gallant schiltron was ridden down and annihilated by a charge of three thousand men-at-arms. Reginald was taken prisoner in the melee; and the prisoners also included two other counts, Ferdinand and William Longsword, twenty-five barons and over a hundred knights.
And every few years a new lot is laid down and run over; so that, if some have the pleasure of riding on a rail, others have the misfortune to be ridden upon.
As with road riding, so with hunting, the actual length of the stirrups will depend a good deal upon the shape and action of the horse, but the nature of the animal and the peculiarities of the country ridden over will also have something to do with their adjustment.Advertisement
For the successful negotiation of brooks a bold horse is required, ridden by a bold man.
At the head of a small ban of horsemen, he had ridden as far south as Deogiri (Daulatabad) in the Deccan (q.v.), and plundered the Yadava capital.
I could also feel the stamping of the horses, which they had ridden out from town and hitched under the trees, where they stood all night, neighing loudly, impatient to be off.
The Emperor, surrounded by his suite of officers and courtiers, was riding a bobtailed chestnut mare, a different one from that which he had ridden at the review, and bending to one side he gracefully held a gold lorgnette to his eyes and looked at a soldier who lay prone, with blood on his uncovered head.
The horse is hardly known, and his place is taken by the ox, which is regularly bridled and saddled and ridden with all dignity.Advertisement
He is supposed to have lived for 300 years, to have ridden a horse 150 years old, and to have used his enormous physical strength against oppressors, especially against the Turks.
Four of last five winners were ridden by conditional jockeys.
The knees will produce a fair percentage of lameness in the ridden horse.
Regardless of the procedure, there are many safe, effective and relatively inexpensive ways to remove wart ridden skin tissue.
The pace at which a hunter should be ridden at his fences depends upon the nature of the fence, and the peculiarities of each individual horse.Advertisement
Thomas, who as a lad had ridden on the barons' side at Evesham, followed the king's wars for half a century of his long life, flying his banner at Falkirk and at Bannockburn, in which fight he was taken by the Scots.
In later times they are often represented drawing the car of Dionysus, or bound and ridden by Eros, in allusion to their drunken and amorous habits.
He was considerably exhausted by the three years' incessant work, during which he had ridden no fewer than 8500 m.
Once you've ridden a camel to school, you tend to have an open mind about how things work.
The Killing Leon is a small-time crook who's ridden his luck for three decades.
I'd ridden a shorter version on the same bike before it was changed from an 8-speed derailleur to the Rohloff 14-speed hub.
Manage the risk quot today going has ridden my own a machine.
They have moveable position handlebars to enable them to be ridden standing up, sitting down or lying almost prone.
After the entire hullabaloo about debt ridden customers, somebody seems to have finally come to the rescue of debtors struggling to make repayments.
Many of these have been ridden by young Irish jockeys who would have been relatively unknown in the UK.
Use of mini motorcycles on private ground Bikes can only be ridden on private property with the owners ' consent.
The horse, ridden by a youth later to become my father, made a sudden plunge and swam quickly out of its depth.
The earliest inspection craft were horse-drawn, the horses ridden by postilions in livery.
Looking at the rather gorgeous Alps while negotiating very tricky snow ridden roads caused me a few prangs to say the least.
They frequently develop foot and hoof problems, are malnourished, become parasite ridden and wear poorly fitting harnesses.
But, wonders Rowena Hoseason, have they ever ridden one?
Rovinj is a beautiful little town with a spectacular coastline which is a nightmare for children since the beaches are so litter ridden.
Strictly speaking, when a horse is being ridden along the road, ALL motorized traffic should halt until the horse has passed.
Hide from reality where you cannot hurt anyone by setting disease ridden vermin free to hurt other humans!
He has ridden the wave of mobile phone roll-out, a market now worth more than £ 3 billion in the UK alone.
Beginners are advised to practise riding with and without stirrups; thus, let the pupil who has ridden half an hour in a saddle with stirrups have a cloth substituted for the saddle for about ten minutes, care being taken to observe the rules already laid down for the position of the legs; in this way the proper seat will be strengthened.
He subsequently rides other horses, each with some peculiarity perhaps, and, to keep his place in the string, a sluggard must be kept going, and an impetuous one restrained; they cannot both be ridden alike, but they must both be ridden as a jockey should ride them.
But what he's jabbering no one can make out, said a soldier, mimicking the general who had ridden away.
He had not ridden many hundred yards after that before he saw to his left, across the whole width of the field, an enormous mass of cavalry in brilliant white uniforms, mounted on black horses, trotting straight toward him and across his path.
Some said the report that the Emperor was wounded was correct, others that it was not, and explained the false rumor that had spread by the fact that the Emperor's carriage had really galloped from the field of battle with the pale and terrified Ober-Hofmarschal Count Tolstoy, who had ridden out to the battlefield with others in the Emperor's suite.
When he had ridden about two miles and had passed the last of the Russian troops, he saw, near a kitchen garden with a ditch round it, two men on horseback facing the ditch.
He did not turn his head and did not see those who, judging by the sound of hoofs and voices, had ridden up and stopped near him.
Nicholas dismounted, and with Natasha and Petya, who had ridden up, stopped near the hounds, waiting to see how the matter would end.
They had hardly ridden up a hill, past a tavern, before they saw a group of horsemen coming toward them.
Of a fourth opinion the most conspicuous representative was the Tsarevich, who could not forget his disillusionment at Austerlitz, where he had ridden out at the head of the Guards, in his casque and cavalry uniform as to a review, expecting to crush the French gallantly; but unexpectedly finding himself in the front line had narrowly escaped amid the general confusion.
The officers gazed with surprise at Pierre's huge stout figure and listened to his talk of Moscow and the position of our army, round which he had ridden.
Great oppertunity to acquire a top brood mare or future ridden prospect.
When we took him to his first ridden class we were very nervous.
He was mainly driven before starting ridden career at age of 16 with current owner and currently still competes at affiliated dressage.
It 's really helped with his position in ridden work too !
She will make a super in-hand prospect or first ridden pony.
Has ridden my have rigged bids to another city.
This pure bred, gray roan, Arab gelding is owned and ridden by Miss Joanne Marsh and represented the South West of England.
The generation angry enough to kick out a sleaze ridden Conservative Government.
A simple snaffle bridle should be used on a novice or young pony and for lead rein and first ridden classes.
Notable exceptions include that of Copenhagen, the chestnut stallion ridden by the first Duke of Wellington at Waterloo.
We 're all flat on our backs, ridden with injuries and swatting away flies as marathon day approaches?
The smiling and waving stops, sour angst ridden faces peer straight ahead from behind tinted windshields.
Hide from reality where you cannot hurt anyone by setting disease ridden vermin free to hurt other humans !
During one 30 day period, 28.5 percent of high school students had ridden at least once in a vehicle that was driven by someone who had ingested alcohol.
If you've never ridden in a limo before, you might be surprised by all the amenities that are available.
She's ridden her Paris-like looks from the Big Brother house to TV (and tabloid) stardom.
Leonardo DiCaprio - After the massive success of Titanic, Leonardo DiCaprio could have rested on his laurels and ridden the wave of success that came with it, but instead the dedicated actor pursued tough roles in high quality films.
Mario has ridden Yoshi, who then extended his tongue to eat and propel various items, including enemy characters.
Although the term more typically refers to miniature plastic toy horses with a toy rider, some also use the term to refer to rocking horses that can be ridden.
While a few cities host their holiday parades sooner, most are held after the turkey has been eaten and Santa Claus has ridden down the streets of New York City.
The two had an unpredictable and conflict ridden relationship throughout the film.
Ostracized by the town and guilt ridden, Greenlee fell down a mineshaft and lay near death until Ryan found her.
Traveler, a white horse that is ridden by a fully decked out Trojan warrior at all home games, has been a part of USC tradition since 1961.
Most spinning and stationary bikes have a screen that tells you (approximately) how many calories you have burned, how far you have ridden and how much energy you are creating.
While indoor cycling bikes can be ridden solo, most are ridden in classes that are led by trained instructors.
Natasha Bedingfield has ridden her chart friendly blend of pop, R&B and dance music to international stardom in a relatively short amount of time.
All hedges on banks, banks and doubles must be ridden at slowly; they are usually of such a size as to make flying them impossible, or at least undesirable.
Having ridden up to Nicholas, Ilagin raised his beaver cap and said he much regretted what had occurred and would have the man punished who had allowed himself to seize a fox hunted by someone else's borzois.
Prince Andrew was somewhat refreshed by having ridden off the dusty highroad along which the troops were moving.
Had Napoleon not ridden out on the evening of the twenty-fourth to the Kolocha, and had he not then ordered an immediate attack on the redoubt but had begun the attack next morning, no one would have doubted that the Shevardino Redoubt was the left flank of our position, and the battle would have taken place where we expected it.
The fact is that those men with whom you have ridden round the position not only do not help matters, but hinder.
On that very meadow he had ridden over the day before, a soldier was lying athwart the rows of scented hay, with his head thrown awkwardly back and his shako off.
Before they had ridden to the outskirts of the forest Petya had considered he must carry out his instructions strictly and return at once.
Having ridden up the road, on both sides of which French talk could be heard around the campfires, Dolokhov turned into the courtyard of the landowner's house.
Having ridden in, he dismounted and approached a big blazing campfire, around which sat several men talking noisily.
When they had all ridden by, Denisov touched his horse and rode down the hill.