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Definitions for cavalcade
ˌkæv əlˈkeɪd, ˈkæv əlˌkeɪdcav·al·cade

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cavalcadenoun

    a procession of people traveling on horseback


  1. cavalcadenoun

    A company of riders.

  2. cavalcadenoun

    A parade.

  3. cavalcadenoun

    A trail ride, usually more than one day long.

  4. cavalcadenoun

    A series, a chain (e.g. of events).

    As soon as I visited this website, a cavalcade of dialog boxes started to appear on my screen; that's when I realized my computer was infected with a virus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cavalcadenoun

    a procession of persons on horseback; a formal, pompous march of horsemen by way of parade

    Etymology: [F. cavalcade, fr. It. cavalcata, fr. cavalcare to go on horseback, fr. LL. caballicare, fr. L. caballus an inferior horse, Gr. . Cf. Cavalier, Cavalry.]


  1. Cavalcade

    Cavalcade is a 1933 American drama film directed by Frank Lloyd. The screenplay by Reginald Berkeley and Sonya Levien is based on the 1931 play of the same title by Noël Coward.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cavalcade

    kav-al-kād′, n. a train or procession of persons on horseback.—v.i. to go in a cavalcade. [Fr., through It. and Low L. forms from L. caballus, a horse.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. cavalcade

    In military history, implies a pompous procession of horsemen, equipages, etc., by way of parade, to grace a triumph, public entry, or the like.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cavalcade in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cavalcade in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    sound of something in rapid motion
    • A. transparent
    • B. whirring
    • C. profound
    • D. occasional

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