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men on horseback

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plural of man on horseback

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a person who uses power or authority in a cruel, unjust, or harmful way
  • Their leader was a man on horseback who didn't actually care about the people he ruled.

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“Men on horseback.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/men%20on%20horseback. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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