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HORSE. Until a horse has attained the age of four years, he is called a colt. (q.v.) Russ. & Ry. 416. This word is sometimes used as a generic name for all animals of the horse kind. 3 Brev. 9. Vide Colt; Gender; and Yelv. 67, a.

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Why go all that distance when, with a little imagination, they could prove that Rudyard Kipling was just horsing around when he wrote, "East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet"?
Artistic director Robert Denvers has followed this up with a lighthearted swashbuckler of a ballet that keeps the men in the company busy from beginning to end, leaping, fencing, jumping, and horsing around while, for once, the women in the corps de ballet must content themselves with a few short sections.
Sylvester was fined for horsing around when he should have been racing his around.
The exclusive behind-the-scenes look at &uot;Pretty Woman&uot; includes captured moments of the stars interacting when the camera was not rolling, as well as Roberts and Gere both horsing around (literally and figuratively) during filming.
This week we're horsing around and looking at equestrian home styling.
Horsing around MERSEYSIDE'S emergency services will compete in the Blue Lights Horse Of The Year show from today.
I was on the hotel's Horsing Around package, which gives you an hour's ride in Hyde Park, which is just over the road from the hotel.
THERE was plenty of horsing around as Newcastle to appear in Cinderella at the
The two often were seen wrestling and horsing around in Heritage Hall.
All the crest-fallen glamour girl was doing was horsing around with mixed doubles partner Jonas Bjorkman and a mystery friend in the competitors' lounge.
Zack and Zippy the zebras have been horsing around at West Midland Safari Park, at Bewdley in Worcestershire, and making the most of spring.