horsecloth
horsecloth horsecloth n. a cloth for the trapping of a horse. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • horsecloth — /hawrs klawth , kloth /, n., pl. horsecloths / klawdhz , klodhz , klawths , kloths /. a cloth used to cover a horse, or as part of its trappings. [1520 30; HORSE + CLOTH] * * * …   Universalium

  • horsecloth — noun A rug or similar cloth used to cover a horse, or as part of its trappings …   Wiktionary

  • horsecloth — n. cloth for covering a horse …   English contemporary dictionary

  • horsecloth — /ˈhɔsklɒθ/ (say hawskloth) noun a cloth used to cover a horse, or as part of its trappings …   Australian English dictionary

  • horsecloth — noun a cloth for the trapping of a horse • Hypernyms: ↑caparison, ↑trapping, ↑housing * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a cloth for covering or trapping of a horse * * * /hawrs klawth , kloth /, n., pl. horsecloths / klawdhz , klodhz , klawths , kloths /.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • caparison — Synonyms and related words: accouterments, back band, backstrap, bearing rein, bellyband, bit, blinders, blinds, breeching, bridle, cavesson, checkrein, cheekpiece, chinband, cinch, collar, crownband, crupper, curb, furnishings, gag swivel, getup …   Moby Thesaurus

  • housing — Synonyms and related words: accommodation, accommodations, architectonic, architectural, assembly line housing, berth, billeting, blanket, box, building, cabinet, caparison, case, casing, chassis, cloak, coat, console, constructional, container,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • 马衣 — mǎyī (1) [cover for a horse; horsecloth]∶遮盖或装饰马匹的布 (2) [capa prieto]∶装饰性的马衣 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

  • sobrecincha — (Sp. model spelled same [soßresín,t∫a] < sobre < Latin super on or above and cincha cinch < Latin cingulam)    Blevins quotes Smith, who indicates that this term is synonymous with cinch (also known as surcingle or girth) in the… …   Vocabulario Vaquero

  • trapping — noun stable gear consisting of a decorated covering for a horse, especially (formerly) for a warhorse (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑caparison, ↑housing • Derivationally related forms: ↑caparison (for: ↑caparison …   Useful english dictionary

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