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canter

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Horses
cantercan‧ter /ˈkæntə $ -ər/ verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 DSHto ride or make a horse run quite fast, but not as fast as possiblegallopcanter noun [countable] 🔊 She rode off at a canter.
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canterFrom walk, they progressed to canter.He was much sharper off the leg and could suddenly canter!You will be asked to walk, trot and canter around the ring with the other horses.A couple of centaurs burst out of the bushes ahead of them and cantered away down the path.He cantered off and rode beside Mitch, and Maggie hoped he was not giving out any threatening advice.Hermes cantered slowly but Tessa, Nora's filly, was close to a gallop.The two men fell silent as they cantered their horses between low hedgerows that were bright with the early spears of foxgloves.A group of five boys canter up, led by one wearing a stetson.
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Verb table
canter
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycanter
he, she, itcanters
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theycantered
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave cantered
he, she, ithas cantered
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad cantered
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill canter
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have cantered
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam cantering
he, she, itis cantering
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you, we, theyare cantering
Past
I, he, she, itwas cantering
you, we, theywere cantering
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been cantering
he, she, ithas been cantering
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been cantering
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be cantering
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been cantering
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