English to Afrikaans Meaning :: thoroughbred

Thoroughbred :
volbloed
- volbloedvolbloedperde
 

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Noun(1) a well-bred person(2) a racehorse belonging to a breed that originated from a cross between Arabian stallions and English mares(3) a pedigreed animal of unmixed lineage; used especially of horses
Adjective(1) having a list of ancestors as proof of being a purebred animal

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(1) Well I think the main thing you've got to have is the understanding of a thoroughbred horse, its pace and its temperament.(2) At the end of the day, when the sun sets on the racetrack, the owners load up their thoroughbred and Arab horses until next month's race meeting.(3) The cast is of genuine thoroughbred quality.(4) It may seem odd to be expressing concern about the future of a species other than homo sapiens at this time, but we need to know what, if anything, is going wrong with the thoroughbred racehorse.(5) Did you know it is an offence for a person in New South Wales to place a bet on an Australian thoroughbred , harness, or greyhound race with an operator not licensed in Australia?(6) From the start the bloodlines of Australian horses were strongly Arab with increasing influence from thoroughbred stallions.(7) The first one touching the rope here will receive the prize, which is the handsome thoroughbred race horse, saddle, bridle, and spurs, standing yonder.(8) Perched high atop the chestnut thoroughbred , she looked at him with a definite challenge in her eyes.(9) The new technique will not be used by thoroughbred racehorse breeders.(10) Racing is not a team sport - it's about the jockey and his relationship with the thoroughbred racehorse.(11) Similarly, the increased expenditure on thoroughbred horses for hunting saw a substantial rise in the grandeur and expense laid out on stables from the late 18th century.(12) Few tracks offer a more searching examination of a thoroughbred 's ability, and potential.(13) That said, I have tremendous appreciation for thoroughbred racehorses - fragile, powerful animals that come as close to the spirit of pure competition as it probably gets.(14) Show-jumpers are highly bred thoroughbred horses and as a result they are extremely highly strung.(15) By the late 1980s, many were bringing thoroughbred race cars - super powerful, light machines designed only for the race track.(16) Noblemen founded stables and became interested in breeding thoroughbred racehorses.
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(1) thoroughbred ::
volbloed
Synonyms
Adjective
1. purebred ::
suiwer
2. pedigree ::
stamboom
3. pure ::
suiwer
4. pure-blooded ::
suiwer bloedige
5. blooded ::
bloedige
Noun
7. purebred ::
suiwer
Antonyms
1. hybrid ::
hibriede
2. mixed ::
gemengde
3. mongrel ::
baster
Different Forms
thoroughbred, thoroughbreds
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