Solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times.
synonym: Equus caballus.
Roget 271: carrier, porter, bearer, tranter†, conveyer; cargador†; express, expressman; stevedore, coolie; conductor, locomotive, motor. beast, beast of burden, cattle, horse, nag, palfrey, Arab†, blood horse, thoroughbred, galloway†, charger, courser, racer, hunter, jument†, pony, filly, colt, foal, barb, roan, jade, hack, bidet, pad, cob, tit, punch, roadster, goer†; racehorse, pack horse, draft horse, cart horse, dray horse, post horse; ketch; Shetland pony, shelty, sheltie; garran†, garron†; jennet, genet†, bayard†, mare, stallion, gelding; bronco, broncho†, cayuse [U.S.]; creature, critter [U.S.]; cow pony, mustang, Narraganset, waler†; stud. Pegasus, Bucephalus, Rocinante. ass, donkey, jackass, mule, hinny; sumpter horse, sumpter mule; burro, cuddy†, ladino [U.S.]; reindeer; camel, dromedary, llama, elephant; carrier pigeon. [object used for carrying] pallet, brace, cart, dolley; support etc. 215; fork lift. carriage etc. (vehicle) 272; ship etc. 273. ... show more
Roget 215: support, ground, foundation, base, basis; terra firma; bearing, fulcrum, bait [U.S.], caudex crib†; point d'appui [Fr.], pou sto [Gr.], purchase footing, hold, locus standi [Lat.]; landing place, landing stage; stage, platform; block; rest, resting place; groundwork, substratum, riprap, sustentation, subvention; floor etc. (basement) 211. supporter; aid etc. 707; prop, stand, anvil, fulciment†; cue rest, jigger; monkey; stay, shore, skid, rib, truss, bandage; sleeper; stirrup, stilts, shoe, sole, heel, splint, lap, bar, rod, boom, sprit†, outrigger; ratlings†. staff, stick, crutch, alpenstock, baton, staddle†; bourdon†, cowlstaff†, lathi†, mahlstick†. post, pillar, shaft, thill†, column, pilaster; pediment, pedicle; pedestal; plinth, shank, leg, socle†, zocle†; buttress, jamb, mullion, abutment; baluster, banister, stanchion; balustrade; headstone; upright; door post, jamb, door jamb. frame, framework; scaffold, skeleton, beam, rafter, girder, lintel, joist, travis†, trave†, corner stone, summer, transom; rung, round, step, sill; angle rafter, hip rafter; cantilever, modillion†; crown post, king post; vertebra. columella†, backbone; keystone; axle, axletree; axis; arch, mainstay. trunnion, pivot, rowlock†; peg etc. (pendency) 214†; tiebeam etc. (fastening) 45; thole pin†. board, ledge, shelf, hob, bracket, trevet†, trivet, arbor, rack; mantel, mantle piece [Fr.], mantleshelf†; slab, console; counter, dresser; flange, corbel; table, trestle; shoulder; perch; horse; easel, desk; clotheshorse, hatrack; retable; teapoy†. seat, throne, dais; divan, musnud†; chair, bench, form, stool, sofa, settee, stall; arm chair, easy chair, elbow chair, rocking chair; couch, fauteuil [Fr.], woolsack†, ottoman, settle, squab, bench; aparejo†, faldstool†, horn; long chair, long sleeve chair, morris chair; lamba chauki†, lamba kursi†; saddle, pannel†, pillion; side saddle, pack saddle; pommel. bed, berth, pallet, tester, crib, cot, hammock, shakedown, trucklebed†, cradle, litter, stretcher, bedstead; four poster, French bed, bunk, kip, palang†; bedding, bichhona, mattress, paillasse†; pillow, bolster; mat, rug, cushion. footstool, hassock; tabouret†; tripod, monopod. Atlas, Persides, Atlantes†, Caryatides, Hercules. ... show more
Roget 214: pendency†, dependency; suspension, hanging etc. v.; pedicel, pedicle, peduncle; tail, train, flap, skirt, pigtail, pony tail, pendulum; hangnail peg, knob, button, hook, nail, stud, ring, staple, tenterhook; fastening etc. 45; spar, horse. ... show more
is a broader term that covers: roan | stable companion, stablemate | gee-gee | dawn horse, eohippus | mesohippus | protohippus | male horse | female horse, mare | mount, riding horse, saddle horse | pony | polo pony | wild horse | hack | hack, jade, nag, plug | pony | bangtail, race horse, racehorse | steeplechaser | stalking-horse | harness horse | workhorse | post-horse, post horse, poster | pacer | high stepper, stepper | chestnut | liver chestnut | bay | sorrel | palomino | pinto ... show more.
has as a member: foal.
Dutch: paard, peerd, ros, viervoeter
Polish: koń, koń domowy
A padded gymnastic apparatus on legs.
synonym: gymnastic horse.
Dutch: bok, paard, ros
Troops trained to fight on horseback:
— 500 horse led the attack.
Roget 726: combatant; disputant, controversialist, polemic, litigant, belligerent; competitor, rival, corrival†; fighter, assailant; champion, Paladin; mosstrooper†, swashbuckler fire eater, duelist, bully, bludgeon man, rough. prize fighter, pugilist, boxer, bruiser, the fancy, gladiator, athlete, wrestler; fighting-cock, game-cock; warrior, soldier, fighting man, Amazon, man at arms, armigerent†; campaigner, veteran; swordsman, sabreur†, redcoat, military man, Rajput. armed force, troops, soldiery, military forces, sabaoth†, the army, standing army, regulars, the line, troops of the line, militia, yeomanry, volunteers, trainband, fencible†; auxiliary, bersagliere†, brave; garde-nationale, garde-royale [Fr.]; minuteman [U.S.]; auxiliary forces, reserve forces; reserves, posse comitatus [Lat.], national guard, gendarme, beefeater; guards, guardsman; yeomen of the guard, life guards, household troops. janissary; myrmidon; Mama, Mameluke; spahee†, spahi†, Cossack, Croat, Pandoz. irregular, guerilla, partisan, condottiere†; franctireur [Fr.], tirailleur†, bashi-bazouk; [guerilla organization names: list], vietminh, vietcong; shining path; contras; huk, hukbalahap. mercenary, soldier of fortune; hired gun, gunfighter, gunslinger; bushwhacker, free lance, companion; Hessian. hit man torpedo, soldier. levy, draught; Landwehr [G.], Landsturm [G.]; conscript, recruit, cadet, raw levies. infantry, infantryman, private, private soldier, foot soldier; Tommy Atkins†, rank and file, peon, trooper, sepoy†, legionnaire, legionary, cannon fodder, food for powder; officer etc. (commander) 745; subaltern, ensign, standard bearer; spearman, pikeman†; spear bearer; halberdier†, lancer; musketeer, carabineer†, rifleman, jager [G.], sharpshooter, yager†, skirmisher; grenadier, fusileer†; archer, bowman. horse and foot; horse soldier; cavalry, horse, artillery, horse artillery, light horse, voltigeur [Fr.], uhlan, mounted rifles, dragoon, hussar; light dragoon, heavy dragoon; heavy; cuirassier [Fr.]; Foot Guards, Horse Guards. gunner, cannoneer, bombardier, artilleryman†, matross†; sapper, sapper and miner; engineer; light infantry, rifles, chasseur [Fr.], zouave; military train, coolie. army, corps d'armee [Fr.], host, division, battalia†, column, wing, detachment, garrison, flying column, brigade, regiment, corps, battalion, sotnia†, squadron, company, platoon, battery, subdivision, section, squad; piquet, picket, guard, rank, file; legion, phalanx, cohort; cloud of skirmishers. war horse, charger, destrier. marine, man-of-war's man etc. (sailor) 269; navy, wooden walls, naval forces, fleet, flotilla, armada, squadron. [ships of war] man-of-war; destroyer; submarine; minesweeper; torpedo-boat, torpedo-destroyer; patrol torpedo boat, PT boat; torpedo-catcher, war castle, H. M.S.; battleship, battle wagon, dreadnought, line of battle ship, ship of the line; aircraft carrier, carrier. flattop [Coll.]; helicopter carrier; missile platform, missile boat; ironclad, turret ship, ram, monitor, floating battery; first-rate, frigate, sloop of war, corvette, gunboat, bomb vessel; flagship, guard ship, cruiser; armored cruiser, protected cruiser; privateer. [supporting ships] tender; store ship, troop ship; transport, catamaran; merchant marine. ... show more
Dutch: cavalerie, ruiterij
Polish: jazda, kawaleria, konnica
A framework for holding wood that is being sawed.
Roget 373: man, male, he, him; manhood etc. (adolescence) 131; gentleman, sir, master; sahib; yeoman, wight†, swain, fellow, blade, beau, elf, chap, gaffer, good man; husband etc. (married man) 903; Mr. , mister; boy etc. (youth) 129. [Male animal] cock, drake, gander, dog, boar, stag, hart, buck, horse, entire horse, stallion; gibcat†, tomcat; he goat, Billy goat; ram, tup; bull, bullock; capon, ox, gelding, steer, stot†. androgen. homosexual, gay, queen [Slang]. ... show more
Roget 366: animal, animal kingdom; fauna; brute creation. beast, brute, creature, critter [U.S.]; wight, created being; creeping thing, living thing; dumb animal, dumb creature; zoophyte. [major divisions of animals] mammal, bird, reptile, amphibian, fish, crustacean, shellfish, mollusk, worm, insect, arthropod, microbe. [microscopic animals] microbe, animalcule etc. 193. [reptiles] alligator, crocodile; saurian; dinosaur (extinct); snake, serpent, viper, eft; asp, aspick†. [amphibians] frog, toad. [fishes] trout, bass, tuna, muskelunge, sailfish, sardine, mackerel. [insects] ant, mosquito, bee, honeybee. [arthropods] tardigrade, spider. [classification by number of feet] biped, quadruped; [web-footed animal] webfoot. flocks and herds, live stock; domestic animals, wild animals; game, ferae naturae [Lat.]; beasts of the field, fowls of the air, denizens of the sea; black game, black grouse; blackcock†, duck, grouse, plover, rail, snipe. [domesticated mammals] horse etc. (beast of burden) 271; cattle, kine†, ox; bull, bullock; cow, milch cow, calf, heifer, shorthorn; sheep; lamb, lambkin†; ewe, ram, tup; pig, swine, boar, hog, sow; steer, stot†; tag, teg†; bison, buffalo, yak, zebu, dog, cat. [dogs] dog, hound; pup, puppy; whelp, cur, mongrel; house dog, watch dog, sheep dog, shepherd's dog, sporting dog, fancy dog, lap dog, toy dog, bull dog, badger dog; mastiff; blood hound, grey hound, stag hound, deer hound, fox hound, otter hound; harrier, beagle, spaniel, pointer, setter, retriever; Newfoundland; water dog, water spaniel; pug, poodle; turnspit; terrier; fox terrier, Skye terrier; Dandie Dinmont; collie. [cats--generally] feline, puss, pussy; grimalkin†; gib cat, tom cat. [wild mammals] fox, Reynard, vixen, stag, deer, hart, buck, doe, roe; caribou, coyote, elk, moose, musk ox, sambar†. [birds] bird; poultry, fowl, cock, hen, chicken, chanticleer, partlet†, rooster, dunghill cock, barn door fowl; feathered tribes, feathered songster; singing bird, dicky bird; canary, warbler; finch; aberdevine†, cushat†, cygnet, ringdove†, siskin, swan, wood pigeon. [undesirable animals] vermin, varmint [U.S.], pest. ... show more
Dutch: paard, zaagbok
A chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa).
Polish: skoczek, koń, konik
Provide with a horse or horses.
Moby thesaurus: Al Borak, American trotter, Amytal, Amytal pill, Angora goat, Appaloosa, Arabian, Arctic fox, Barb, Barbary horse, Belgian, Belgian hare, Black Beauty, Caffre cat, Citation, Cleveland Bay, Demerol, Dolophine, French coach horse, Galloway, Gibraltar, H, Hambletonian, Houyhnhnm, Indian buffalo, Indian club, Kelso, Kodiak bear, Luminal, Luminal pill, M, Mickey Finn, Nashua, Native Dancer, Nembutal, Nembutal pill, Pegasus, Rosinante, Seconal, Seconal pill, Secretariat, Shetland, Shetland pony, Shire, Siberian husky, Silver, Suffolk, Swaps, Topper, Tuinal, Tuinal pill, Turk, Virginia deer, Whirlaway, White Surrey, aardvark, aardwolf, act up, alcohol, alpaca, amobarbital sodium, analgesic, anodyne, anteater, antelope, antelope chipmunk, aoudad, apar, armadillo, ass, aurochs, badger, bandicoot, barb, barbell, barbiturate, barbiturate pill, bassarisk, bat, bear, beast of burden, beaver, bettong, binturong, bison, black bear, black buck, black cat, black fox, black sheep, black stuff, blue, blue angel, blue devil, blue fox, blue heaven, blue velvet, bobcat, brood mare, brown bear, brush deer, brush wolf, buck, buffalo, buffalo wolf, burro, burro deer, cachalot, calmative, camel, camelopard, capybara, carabao, caribou, carpincho, carry on, cat, cat-a-mountain, catamount, cattalo, cavy, chamois, charger, cheetah, chevrotain, chinchilla, chipmunk, chloral hydrate, cinnamon bear, clotheshorse, codeine, codeine cough syrup, colt, coon, coon cat, cotton mouse, cotton rat, cougar, courser, cow, coyote, coypu, critter, cut up, deer, deer tiger, depressant, depressor, dingo, dobbin, dog, dolly, donkey, dormouse, downer, draft animal, dromedary, dumbbell, echidna, eland, elephant, elk, entire, entire horse, equine, ermine, exerciser, eyra, fallow deer, ferret, field mouse, filly, fisher, fitch, flying phalanger, foal, foumart, fox, fox squirrel, gazelle, gelding, gemsbok, genet, giraffe, glutton, gnu, gnu goat, goat, goat antelope, goofball, gopher, grizzly bear, ground squirrel, groundhog, guanaco, guinea pig, hamster, hard stuff, hare, harnessed antelope, hartebeest, heart of oak, hedgehog, heroin, hippopotamus, hog, hop, horse, horseplay, husky, hyena, hypnotic, hyrax, ibex, iron, jackal, jackass, jackrabbit, jaguar, jaguarundi, jennet, jerboa, jerboa kangaroo, junk, kaama, kangaroo, kangaroo mouse, kangaroo rat, karakul, kinkajou, kit fox, knockout drops, koala, lapin, laudanum, lemming, leopard, leopard cat, lion, liquor, llama, long horse, lotus, lynx, malamute, mammoth, mara, mare, marmot, marten, mastodon, meerkat, meperidine, methadone, mink, mole, mongoose, moose, morphia, morphine, mouflon, mount, mountain goat, mountain lion, mountain sheep, mouse, mule, mule deer, muntjac, musk deer, musk hog, musk-ox, muskrat, musquash, nag, nails, narcotic, nilgai, nutria, oak, ocelot, okapi, onager, oont, opiate, opium, opossum, otter, ounce, ox, pacifier, pack horse, pack rat, pain killer, painter, palomino, panda, pangolin, panther, parallel bars, paregoric, peccary, peludo, pen yan, phalanger, phenobarbital, phenobarbital sodium, pig, pine mouse, platypus, pocket gopher, pocket mouse, pocket rat, polar bear, polar fox, polecat, porcupine, possum, pouched rat, poyou, prairie dog, prairie wolf, prancer, pronghorn, puma, punching bag, purple heart, quarter horse, quietener, rabbit, raccoon, rainbow, rat, red, red deer, red squirrel, reindeer, rhinoceros, rings, rock, roe, roe deer, roebuck, rowing machine, sable, saddle horse, sawbuck, sawhorse, scag, secobarbital sodium, sedative, serval, sheep, shit, shrew, shrew mole, side horse, sika, silver fox, skunk, sledge dog, sleep-inducer, sleeper, sleeping draught, sleeping pill, smack, snowshoe rabbit, sodium thiopental, somnifacient, soother, soothing syrup, soporific, springbok, squirrel, stallion, steed, steel, stoat, stud, studhorse, sumpter, sumpter horse, sumpter mule, suslik, swamp rabbit, swine, takin, tamandua, tamarin, tapir, tar, tarpan, tatou, tatou peba, tatouay, thoroughbred, tiger, tiger cat, timber wolf, top horse, trampoline, tranquilizer, trapeze, tree shrew, trestle, trestle and table, trestle board, trestle table, trestlework, trestling, turps, urus, vole, wallaby, war-horse, warthog, water buffalo, waterbuck, weasel, weight, wharf rat, whistler, white fox, white stuff, wild ass, wild boar, wild goat, wild horse, wild ox, wildcat, wildebeest, wolf, wolverine, wombat, wood rat, woodchuck, woolly mammoth, workhorse, yak, yellow, yellow jacket, zebra, zebu, zoril ... show more.
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