horseback horseback  /ˈhɔrs ˌbæk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the back of a horse
  2. (n) a narrow ridge of hills
  3. (adv) on the back of a horse

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. From them, she learned that little girls should sew, sit up straight and speak politely; for sewing, a skill that forever eluded her, Coco substituted horseback riding.
  2. The Karmapa and his party walked across the border with Nepal and traveled by horseback and via public transport to the capital, Katmandu.
  3. Past bait has included zoo trips, picnics, even horseback rides.

News

  1. Hikers, horseback riders rescued from AZ mountains

    Several hikers and horseback riders lost in Arizona mountains were located in separate rescues the past two days, the Cochise County Sheriff's Office said.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CBS 5 Phoenix

  2. Woman thrown from horse in Loxahatchee

    A woman was injured while horseback riding in Loxahatchee. It happened Tuesday morning in the 2600 block of Fawn Drive. More From WPBF: Email alerts | Mobile | Social Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Capt. Albert Borroto said a woman was thrown from a horse. She was flown to St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach. Her condition wasn't immediately available. View, Share Breaking News Photos On ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WPBF Palm Beach

  3. Trails for Transplants to raise money

    FARGO - Horseback riders are saddling up and raising awareness for organ donation.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Fargo Forum

Quotes

  1. "Lana was a beautiful woman, a wonderful actress, and an adventurous spirit," Corman said in a statement after her death. "Always brave, she performed all of her own stunts, and showed unusual fortitude and athleticism in her horseback riding...
    on Sep 4, 2007 By: Roger Corman Source: San Jose Mercury News

  2. "When I became governor ...... I was looking for hobbies. And I basically took up horseback riding, which I knew how to do. I had horses before. And hunting," said Richardson. "My true recreational loves are riding my horse and hunting...
    on Jun 7, 2007 By: Bill Richardson Source: Forbes

  3. "Had the best day ever! Played with baby lions and monkeys. Went horseback riding and saw zebras and giraffes. I love animals so much!! :)," Paris said.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Paris Hilton Source: Sowetan

Word of the Day
infatuated infatuated
/ɪn ˈfæ tʃu ˌeɪ tɪd /