hooves hooves  /ˈhʊvz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the foot of an ungulate mammal
  2. (n) the horny covering of the end of the foot in ungulate mammals
  3. (v) walk
  4. (v) dance in a professional capacity

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The recorded opening date was May 25, 1977, but the thundering hooves of asteroid arrival and Death Star intervention had started many days before.
  2. His hooves and horns are 18-carat gold.
  3. Goats have small hooves that don't tear up pastures, and they don't need a lot of expensive grain or water.

News

  1. Bags containing horse remains found in Loxahatchee canal

    Among the remains of a horse found in two garbage bags this morning in Loxahatchee were the head, hooves and legs, according to authorities.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Palm Beach Post

  2. Riding to Recovery in Moffat County

    If you don't think a horse can be a therapist, you just haven't heard about Freedom Hooves yet.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Craig Daily Press

Quotes

  • After Upton's splashy slide while stealing second in the sixth - Rays manager Joe Maddon said it "looked like some kind of a finish of a horse race, with the hooves kicking up the dirt and the mud at the same time" -and then the extremely wide...
    on Oct 27, 2008 By: Joe Maddon Source: Boston Herald

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