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the back of a horse
a narrow ridge of hills
horseback, ahorse, ahorsebackadverb
on the back of a horse
"he rode horseback to town"; "managed to escape ahorse"; "policeman patrolled the streets ahorseback"
The back of a horse.
A ridge of sand, gravel, and boulders.
On the back of a horse.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
The seat of the rider; the state of being on a horse.
Etymology: horse and back.
I’ve seen the French,
And they can well on horseback. William Shakespeare, Hamlet.
I saw them salute on horseback,
Beheld them when they lighted. William Shakespeare, Henry VIII.
He fought but one remarkable battle wherein there were any elephants, and that was with Porus, king of India; in which notwithstanding he was on horseback. Thomas Browne, Vul. Err.
When mannish Mevia, that two-handed whore,
Astride on horseback hunts the Tuscan boar. John Dryden, Juvenal.
If your ramble was on horseback, I am glad of it, on account of your health. Jonathan Swift, to Gay.
the back of a horse
an extended ridge of sand, gravel, and bowlders, in a half-stratified condition
The numerical value of horseback in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of horseback in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Examples of horseback in a Sentence
The Human Rights Watch deployment of border agents on horseback against Haitian migrants on September 19, 2021, stems from abusive and racially discriminatory immigration policies by the administration of President Joe Biden.
I was overjoyed to see Britney Spears horseback riding and doing cartwheels on Instagram just hours after the judge approved her choice of counsel, i can only imagine how hopeful Britney Spears must feel now that Britney Spears has a lawyer of Britney Spears own choosing. Regardless of who has the final say on Britney Spears social media posts, the caption ended with #FreeBritney and that was certainly a proud moment for the movement.
Human reason is like a drunken man on horseback; set it up on one side, and it tumbles over on the other.
I was overjoyed to see Britney Spears horseback riding and doing cartwheels on Instagram just hours after the judge approved Britney Spears choice of counsel, i can only imagine how hopeful Britney Spears must feel now that Britney Spears has a lawyer of Britney Spears own choosing. Regardless of who has the final say on Britney Spears social media posts, the caption ended with #FreeBritney and that was certainly a proud moment for the movement.
The report in Korean has characterized Kim's climb up to Mt Paektu on horseback as a new 'myth', and that, together with the images of him on a white horse, appear to have been designed to create maximum propaganda effect, which I believe media will play up in the days to come.
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