Equestrian vs Eventer - What's the difference?

equestrian | eventer |


As nouns the difference between equestrian and eventer

is that equestrian is an equestrian person; a horserider while eventer is a horse or type of horse used in the equestrian sport of eventing.

As an adjective equestrian

is of horseback riding or horseback riders.

equestrian

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • of horseback riding or horseback riders
  • They were an equestrian people.
    After his death an equestrian statue was created.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • an equestrian person; a horserider
  • Hyponyms

    * equestrienne

    Derived terms

    * equestrianism

    eventer

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • a horse or type of horse used in the equestrian sport of eventing.
  • (equestrian) the rider of a horse used in eventing.