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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A form of all fours in which the players bid for the privilege of naming trumps; Any undertaking that is easy to do; Stable gear consisting of a band around a horse's belly that holds the saddle in place. v. - Get a grip on.

Usage examples (35)
  • cinch horses
  • One of the most subtle allusions to horses is the word cinch, meaning a ` sure thing. '
  • If I'm riding hunches one and two, I just got to ride this cinch, which is number three.
  • But when Enriquez began to tighten the "cinch" or girth, a more singular thing occurred. for more
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