Translation of roughrider in Spanish:


domador de caballos, n.

Pronunciation /ˈrʌfrʌɪdə//ˈrəfˌraɪdər/



  • 1

    (skilled rider)
    domador de caballos masculine
    domadora de caballos feminine
    • At the end of the day the ravenous gang of cow-punchers and rough-riders sat down to a hearty meal.
  • 2Roughriders plural

    (in US history)
    regimiento de caballería fundado por Theodore Roosevelt
    • In 1898 Roosevelt saw combat as commander of the First US Volunteer Cavalry Regiment, known as The Rough Riders, in Cuba during the Spanish-American War.
    • He became commander of the First Volunteer Cavalry, the Rough Riders, with Roosevelt as his No.2.
    • He was turned down by Teddy Roosevelt's Rough Riders during the Spanish-American War.
    • The regiment that he led, known as the Rough Riders, attacked the Spanish in Cuba on 1 July 1898 in a battle that made him a national hero.
    • When Theodore Roosevelt's bid to seize the GOP nomination from President Taft failed on a first-ballot vote at the 1912 convention, the old Rough Rider accused party officials of rigging the process.