bareback

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adverb or adjective bare·back \-ˌbak\

Definition of bareback

  1. :  on the bare back of a horse :  without a saddle <likes riding bareback> <bareback riding>

1562

First Known Use of bareback

1562

Variants of bareback

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barebacked

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BAREBACK Defined for English Language Learners

bareback

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adverb or adjective bare·back \-ˌbak\

Definition of bareback for English Language Learners

  • : without a saddle : on the bare back of a horse


BAREBACK Defined for Kids

bareback

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adverb or adjective bare·back \ˈber-ˌbak\

Definition of bareback for Students

  1. :  on the bare back of a horse :  without a saddle


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