But I confess I did sometimes enjoy a regular good gallop on a bare-backed horse, and riding-habits won't do for that.'
Catch a horse by the mane and mount him by the fence and canter off bare-backed?
She spent almost all her leisure time with the colts, and I believe she used to ride them bare-backed.
A bare-backed ride of thirteen miles had made me pretty tired.
So, if we canna fit them wi' a saydel, we'll tak a ride aff them bare-backed.
I at once had a vision of myself as a black man riding round a circus on a bare-backed horse and jumping through hoops.
He set off at once, but luckily for her she had often ridden a bare-backed horse.
Unflattered, unmoved, he sagged to one side of the bare-backed horse with the easy grace of one accustomed to the saddle.
Looking to my left I saw too good horses—one bare-backed, and one with a rudely made lady's saddle on it.
About this time my coolie, Man Sing, who had frequently fallen off his bare-backed pony, arrived.
: a bareback lay
Without using a condom (1950s+)