n. ceremonial procession or display; succession or series
As described by Chaucer, the cavalcade of Canterbury pilgrims was a motley group.
Sentence in Classic:
Accustomed as she was to deal with cattle, she was not alarmed at her situation, but took advantage of every opportunity to urge her horse on in the hopes of pushing her way through the cavalcade.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He felt it not only from the sound of the hoofs of the approaching cavalcade, but because as he drew near everything grew brighter, more joyful, more significant, and more festive around him.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The singular appearance of this cavalcade not only attracted the curiosity of Wamba, but excited even that of his less volatile companion.
A general movement among the domestics, and a low sound of gentle voices, announced the approach of those whose presence alone was wanted to enable the cavalcade to move.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context