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neɪneigh

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. neigh, nicker, whicker, whinnyverb

    the characteristic sounds made by a horse

  2. neigh, nicker, whicker, whinnyverb

    make a characteristic sound, of a horse

Wiktionary

  1. neighnoun

    The cry of a horse.

  2. neighverb

    to make its cry

  3. neighverb

    to make a sound similar to a horses' cry

    This fake laughter sounds like a horse neighing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Neighverb

    to utter the cry of the horse; to whinny

    Etymology: [OE. neien, AS. hngan, prob. of imitative origin; cf. MHG. ngen, Icel. hneggja, gneggja, Sw. gngga. Cf. Nag a horse.]

  2. Neighverb

    to scoff or sneer; to jeer

    Etymology: [OE. neien, AS. hngan, prob. of imitative origin; cf. MHG. ngen, Icel. hneggja, gneggja, Sw. gngga. Cf. Nag a horse.]

  3. Neighnoun

    the cry of a horse; a whinny

    Etymology: [OE. neien, AS. hngan, prob. of imitative origin; cf. MHG. ngen, Icel. hneggja, gneggja, Sw. gngga. Cf. Nag a horse.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Neigh

    nā, v.i. to utter the cry of a horse:—pr.p. neigh′ing; pa.t. and pa.p. neighed (nād).—n. the cry of a horse—(Scot.) Nich′er. [A.S. hnǽgan; Ice. hneggja.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of neigh in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of neigh in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of neigh in a Sentence

  1. Princess Anne:

    When I appear in public, people expect me to neigh, grind my teeth paw the ground and swish my tail --- none of which is easy.

Images & Illustrations of neigh

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