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1. The back of a horse.
2. A natural ridge; a hogback.
adv. & adj.
On the back of a horse: rode horseback to town; horseback riding.
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(Horse Training, Riding & Manège)
a. a horse's back (esp in the phrase on horseback)
b. (as modifier): horseback riding.
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1. the back of a horse.adv.
2. on horseback: to ride horseback.
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|Noun||1.||horseback - the back of a horse |
body part - any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
|2.||horseback - a narrow ridge of hills|
|Adv.||1.||horseback - on the back of a horse; "he rode horseback to town"; "managed to escape ahorse"; "policeman patrolled the streets ahorseback"|
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
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horseback[ˈhɔːsˌbæk] on horseback adv → a cavallo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
- Can we go horseback riding? (US)
Can we go horse riding? (UK)
- Let's go horseback riding (US)
Let's go horse riding (UK)
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