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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A type of saddle.

Usage examples (7)
  • There was a fine demipique saddle, said to have been that of James II.
  • The solitary stranger was mounted upon an able horse, fit for military service, and for the great weight which he had to carry, and his rider occupied his demipique, or...
  • ` ` Come, come, Mr. Saddletree, '' said his wife, ` ` we'll hae nae confessions and condescendences here; let them deal in thae sort o 'wares that are paid for them --- they...
  • The trussing, for which the demipique saddle of the day afforded particular facility, is alluded to in the text; and the author, among other nickcnacks of antiquity,... for more
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