HyperDic: steeplechase

English > 2 senses of the word steeplechase:
NOUNeventsteeplechasea footrace of usually 3000 meters over a closed track with hurdles and a water jump
eventsteeplechasea horse race over an obstructed course
steeplechase > pronunciation
Soundsstiy'pahlchey.s
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English > steeplechase: 2 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningA footrace of usually 3000 meters over a closed track with hurdles and a water jump.
Broaderfootrace, foot race, runA race run on foot
Spanishcarrera de obstáculos
Catalancursa d'obstacles
English > steeplechase: 2 senses > noun 2, event
MeaningA horse race over an obstructed course.
NarrowerGrand NationalAn annual steeplechase run in Liverpool, England
Broaderhorse raceA contest of speed between horses
Spanishcarrera de obstáculos, carrera de vallas
Catalancursa d'obstacles

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