- a long rope used to guide a horse during training or exercise.
- to train or exercise (a horse) by use of a longe.
Origin of longe
Examples from the Web for longe
Historical Examples of longe
Than an other, that sate at souper with them, asked this Charles, how longe he had dwelled there.Shakespeare Jest-Books;
A gret frost that longe dured.of Bretayne was sclayn, and Sr.
It is compounded of sur, over, and longe, a derivative of Lat.The Romance of Words (4th ed.)
And bicause I will not be to longe, howe troublesomelye were all sciences taughte?The Education of Children
You will then have an opening, and may finish the attack by the longe.
- an older variant of lunge 2