pommel horse

noun

Definition of pommel horse

  1. 1 :  a gymnastics apparatus for swinging and balancing feats that consists of a padded rectangular or cylindrical form with two pommels on the top and that is supported in a horizontal position above the floor

  2. 2 :  an event in which the pommel horse is used

Illustration of pommel horse

1908

First Known Use of pommel horse

1908


POMMEL HORSE Defined for English Language Learners

pommel horse

noun

Definition of pommel horse for English Language Learners

  • : a large piece of equipment used in gymnastics that is like a very thick bench with two handles on top of it


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