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neighing

verb
present participle of neigh

Synonyms of neighing

to make the cry typical of a horse
  • the horses neighed when the rider came into the barn

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“Neighing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/neighing. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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