Definition for gelding (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), geld·ed or gelt, geld·ing.
Origin of geld1
Related formsgeld·er, nounun·geld·ed, adjective
Examples from the Web for gelding
As a gelding, Mine That Bird obviously has no breeding future.
After gelding took care of that final problem, his career blossomed.
A gelding not uncommonly takes the place of the mare as the bearer of the bell.
Nor is the first sixth a fit day for a girl to be born, but a kindly for gelding kids and sheep and for fencing in a sheep-cote.Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica|Homer and Hesiod
"The landlord knows me and knows the gelding," said the little man.The Yeoman Adventurer|George W. Gough
Drew pointed the gelding back down the road and booted the animal into a trot.Ride Proud, Rebel!|Andre Alice Norton
It seemed to me ages before I could rouse my senses, wipe my eyes, and mount the gelding.A Man in the Open|Roger Pocock