Seabiscuit candidate
Posted: 23 June 2007 11:00 PM   [ Ignore ]
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The word-combination is given by WordSpy. I’m interested in the word Seabiscuit in this phrase - what does it mean? Is it a proper name?

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Posted: 24 June 2007 12:07 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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Victorine - 23 June 2007 11:00 PM

The word-combination is given by WordSpy. I’m interested in the word Seabiscuit in this phrase - what does it mean? Is it a proper name?

To save other people from having to search for your context: http://www.wordspy.com/words/seabiscuitcandidate.asp

Seabicuit is a famous racehorse, see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seabiscuit
Also a recent popular movie about said horse: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0329575/

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Posted: 24 June 2007 12:32 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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thank you for the reply and for the link i’ve fogotten to insert

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Posted: 24 June 2007 06:34 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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The answer was right there in your own link: “Recently the film ‘Seabiscuit’ has opened in theaters across the country. It is about a racehorse that the experts said couldn’t win, but it did win.”

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