a padded, somewhat cylindrical floor-supported apparatus, similar to a vaulting horse but having two graspable pommels on top, used by men for hand-supported balancing, rotating, and swinging maneuvers.
- Also called side horse.
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How to use pommel horse in a sentence
British gymnast Max Whitlock, who won two golds at the Rio Games, used his sofa as a pommel horse.How Olympic Athletes Are Coping with the Wait for the Postponed 2021 Games | Sean Gregory | January 12, 2021 | Time
British Dictionary definitions for pommel horse
gymnastics a type of vaulting horse fitted with two curved handles, used for swinging and vaulting exercises
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