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Trotting horse   /trˈɑtɪŋ hɔrs/   Listen
Trotting horse

noun
1.
A horse trained to trot; especially a horse trained for harness racing.  Synonym: trotter.






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"Trotting horse" Quotes from Famous Books



... pulled out a drawer filled to brimming over with linen of various kinds and uses, and began to dive among these with careful housewifely hands to discover their tale. Simultaneously, as she remembered afterwards, there came from the hill leading down from the direction of the station, the sound of a trotting horse. ...
— The Necromancers • Robert Hugh Benson

... red man did not take Tony with him on his longest hunting expeditions, but he took him considerable distances from home notwithstanding, and showed him the "far west" sport in all its phases, insomuch that Tony, who could scarcely sit a trotting horse in the settlements, became Tonyquat the Fearless in the course of time—could ride bare-backed steeds with ease, and could send his little arrows into the flank of a buffalo with as much coolness, if not as much force, as ...
— The Red Man's Revenge - A Tale of The Red River Flood • R.M. Ballantyne



Words linked to "Trotting horse" :   race horse, bangtail, racehorse, pole horse



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