Clydesdale

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Clydesdale heavy feathered-legged breed of draft horse originally from Scotland
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Clydesdale One of a breed of heavy draft horses originally from Clydesdale, Scotland. They are about sixteen hands high and usually brown or bay.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Clydesdale A breed of heavy draft-horses originally raised about the Clyde, Scotland.
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Usage

In literature:

There's only Clydesdale and the Stewartry, and the three Bailiaries of Ayr, left for God.
"Lay Morals and Other Papers" by Robert Louis Stevenson
In Ayrshire, Clydesdale, Nithisdale, Annandale, every parish was visited by these turbulent zealots.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
The man appeared Wednesday afternoon, driving a big Clydesdale horse to a stout farm cart.
"Greyfriars Bobby" by Eleanor Atkinson
Or what had Nebuchadnezzar to do with the wappen-schaw of the Upper Ward of Clydesdale?
"Old Mortality, Illustrated, Volume 1." by Sir Walter Scott
Or what had Nebuchadnezzar to do with the wappen-schaw of the Upper Ward of Clydesdale?
"Old Mortality, Complete, Illustrated" by Sir Walter Scott
It was as a Clydesdale to a thoroughbred.
"Lines in Pleasant Places" by William Senior
He had positive views as to the value of Clydesdales compared with Percherons.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 11 (of 14)" by Elbert Hubbard
The best horses for agricultural purposes are unquestionably the CLYDESDALE and the SUFFOLK PUNCH.
"The Stock-Feeder's Manual" by Charles Alexander Cameron
The trail, however, was plain and the big Clydesdale was covering the ground.
"Prescott of Saskatchewan" by Harold Bindloss
He owned a famous Clydesdale stud stallion.
"The Spoilers of the Valley" by Robert Watson
I look like a half Clydesdale.
"The Destroying Angel" by Louis Joseph Vance
You know he has been shooting with Lord Clydesdale, in Perthshire, Hubert?
"Barren Honour: A Novel" by George A. Lawrence
They are strong, active and hardy, with a large admixture, or purely, of Clydesdale blood.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 3" by Various
At the corner I ran against Mr. Clydesdale, the optician, who looks after the library which now occupies the old building.
"The Invasion" by William Le Queux
Thereupon another Covenanting army began to assemble in Clydesdale.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 4" by Various
Clydesdale," or "Clidsdale," whose name appears as a commoner of St. Mary's College, Winchester, in 1735; and in other Rolls about that date?
"Notes and Queries, Vol. IV, Number 96, August 30, 1851" by Various
TWEED-DALE AND CLYDESDALE GIPSIES.
"A History of the Gipsies" by Walter Simson
On landing, Captain Clydesdale, the mate, and two men, leaving the others in the boat, set out in quest of water.
"Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Volume 18" by Alexander Leighton
F's of Clydesdale, 97.
"The Testimony of Tradition" by David MacRitchie
Most of the horses are used in agricultural work, but a large number are also kept for stock; Clydesdales are bred to some extent.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 7" by Various
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In news:

Blackjack with a Clydesdale, a Dalmatian and Michael Gaughan.
Blackjack with a Clydesdale, a Dalmatian and Michael Gaughan.
Last year's stars of Centaur 's Mardi Gras Parade were the Express Black and White Clydesdales.
Budweiser had the Clydesdales in Las Vegas for weekend events at the South Point Arena.
The show features the best of Belgian, Percheron and Clydesdale performance horses from seven states and Novia Scotia.
Penny (left) and Miss Sunrise, both Clydesdales, run together at Gentle Giants Draft Horse Rescue in Mount Airy.
Famous Clydesdales coming to area.
The famous Budweiser Clydesdales are scheduled to make appearances in Marysville, Oak Harbor and Arlington after Thanksgiving.
The Clydesdale horsies for Budweiser are the earliest memories.
Fans thrilled to meet Clydesdales.
Baby boom for Mid-Mo Budweiser clydesdales.
BOONVILLE — Not every Clydesdale can be a Anheuser-Busch Clydesdale.
The city of Saint Louis has given us many great things – 7-Up, The Busch Clydesdales, the sweet yacht rock smoothness of Michal McDonald – and Jess , a model and college student, is continuing that tradition.
Budweiser's Clydesdales, Coca-Cola's polar bears and CareerBuilder.com's chimpanzees have all achieved fame through Super Bowl commercials.
4705 Clydesdale Parkway, Loveland, CO, United States, 80538.
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