Usage examples for hurdles

  1. They were generally made of hurdles covered with raw hides. – Tacitus: The Histories, Volumes I and II by Caius Cornelius Tacitus
  2. Hurdles had given place to great hedges and ditches, which most of the animals distinguished themselves in leaping. – Dorothy on a Ranch by Evelyn Raymond
  3. Of course Karen's eyes were fixed most often upon the twins, and as they chased each other over the hurdles or wound in and out among the sail- skaters and long lines of merry- makers, for the first time in her life she had a feeling of envy. – Gerda in Sweden by Etta Blaisdell McDonald