the sport of taking part in equestrian competitions (esp three-day events), usually consisting of three sections: dressage, cross-country riding, and showjumping
- Eventide home
noun 1. (euphemistic) a retirement home
[ee-vuh n-tahyd] /ˈi vənˌtaɪd/ noun 1. . /ˈiːvənˌtaɪd/ noun 1. (archaic or poetic) another word for evening n. Old English æfentid; see even (n.) + tide.
[ee-vuh l] /ˈi vəl/ adjective 1. morally wrong or bad; immoral; wicked: evil deeds; an evil life. 2. harmful; injurious: evil laws. 3. characterized or accompanied by misfortune or suffering; unfortunate; disastrous: to be fallen on evil days. 4. due to actual or imputed bad conduct or character: an evil reputation. 5. marked by anger, […]
Merodach’s man, the son and successor of Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon (2 Kings 25:27; Jer. 52:31, 34). He seems to have reigned but two years (B.C. 562-560). Influenced probably by Daniel, he showed kindness to Jehoiachin, who had been a prisoner in Babylon for thirty-seven years. He released him, and “spoke kindly to him.” He […]