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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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David Walliams said: "I had a ball filming Horsing Around and really enjoyed my time at the track.
Walliams said: "I had a ball filming the Horsing Around series and really enjoyed my time at the track.
"I've heard of guns dropping and going off on the floor, and horsing around and guns going off.
Katona had indulged herself in alcohol for four days before resorting to coke and it is believed she took the drugs after being upset due to marriage problems, especially after husband Mark as caught on camera horsing around with lap dancers in Majorca.
THERE will be plenty of horsing around this weekend as two athletes attempt to break a world record.
The eyes have it this month, with nocturnal gnarster Heath Kirchart catching a pellet in the eye while horsing around with friends.
Professional writer and rider of 33 years' experience in the saddle Anne Connor presents Horsing Around In Wisconsin: The State's Best Stables, Barns, And Trails For Lessons And Training, a straightforward guide to anyone looking to discover the joy of horseback riding in Wisconsin, whether as an adult or a parent seeking to teach a child.
An eyewitness said: ``They were just horsing around before then suddenly it was a serious fight.''
THE HOUSE Gareth Purnell, six.; IN THE GARDEN Elinor Wilby, seven.; ROCKET LAUNCH Rhys Mallows, six.; COUNTRYSIDE Alana Wilson, six; COLOURFUL FLOWERS Daniel Peters, seven.; HORSING AROUND Jesica Rose Baber, seven.; SUMMER'S DAY Rachel Harman, seven.; THE GREAT OUTDOORS Huw Beynon, seven.; BEAUTIFUL BUTTERFLIES Emily Groves, six.; UNDER THE SEA Charlie Rush, seven.; WILDLIFE Helen Needs, seven.; IN THE CAR Sam Greasey, six.; FROLICKING AROUND Cerys Davis-Greene, seven.; GARDEN ACTIVITY Corey David, six.
HORSING AROUND: A popular choice from the new catalogue SWEET DREAMS: A rattan cot SELECTION: A range of wooden toys are available