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Meaning of CAVALCADE

Pronunciation:  `kavul'keyd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a procession of people traveling on horseback
 

CAVALCADE is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: procession

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cav"al*cade`\, n. [F. cavalcade, fr. It. cavalcata,
fr. cavalcare to go on horseback, fr. LL. caballicare, fr. L.
caballus an inferior horse, Gr. ?. Cf. {Cavalier},
{Cavalry}.]
A procession of persons on horseback; a formal, pompous march
of horsemen by way of parade.

      He brought back war-worn cavalcade to the city.
                                               --Prescott.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: caravan, column, cortege, dress parade, flyover, funeral, line, march past, motorcade, mule train, pack train, parade, pomp, procession, promenade, review, skimmington, stream, string, train
 

 

 

 

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